COOLING THE FUTURE OF MOBILITY
 

Combining expertise in lightweight design and thermal management with business excellence


Jana Weinand

CFO & Managing Director


Jana studied Business Administration and Management with a focus on marketing and economic psychology. She recently submitted her doctoral thesis in the field of sustainable consumer behaviour. While completing her PhD, she worked for two years at the Entrepreneurship Center of RWTH Aachen as Head of Student Mobilization, leading a team of 12 people. Prior to joining the team, she worked as a consultant at the Boston Consulting Group with a functional focus on Generative AI.

At ivilion she is responsible for business development, marketing, financial planning, and HR.

 


Jannik Bühring

CEO & Managing Director


Jannik studied mechanical and aerospace engineering with focus on Lightweight Design. He recently submitted his doctoral thesis in the field of meta-materials. He worked as a research group leader at the Institute of Structural Mechanics and Lightweight Design of RWTH Aachen University. His research focused on reduced order modeling of complex structures. Furthermore, he was responsible for the institutes scientific strategy and administrative processes. 

At ivilion he is responsible for company administration, organization and strategy

 


Maximilian Schirp

 CTO

 

Maximilian studied mechanical and aerospace engineering with a focus on Lightweight Design. He worked as a researcher at the Institute of structural mechanics and Lightweight Design of RWTH Aachen University and was prior responsible for the development of a multifunctional heat-sink in a REXUS-project, which inspired him to further work on problems at the intersection of structural mechanics and thermal management. 

He is the brain behind the technical solutions of ivilion and will be responsible for product design, as well as research and development.