Key Account & Portfolio Manager / KUKA Systems GmbH, Competence Center Aerospace
Dipl.-Ing. (FH), MES Thomas Schmidt started his professional career at an international supplier for aeronautical and space applications. His role there was the design and analysis of composite structures for aerospace structures. A next milestone was being responsible for the start-up of a new research site of the German Aerospace Center (DLR) which focused on automated production technology for lightweight structures mainly composites. In his current position at KUKA, Schmidt is applying this in-depth automation and robotics knowledge for aerospace solutions within the context of structural assembly for aero structures.