Dr. Manfred Riemer - Chief Operating Officer

Manfred Riemer, Chief Operating Officer at X-FAB, is responsible for managing day-to-day activities of the company worldwide. A 20+ year industry veteran, he previously served as COO Europe, with responsibility for the company’s fabs in Germany and the U.K. and, earlier, as Waferfab Manager, Germany. Prior to X-FAB, he was operations manager at Thesys Gesellschaft für Mikroelektronik mbH in Erfurt, Germany, a technology development engineer at ERMIC mbH in Erfurt, and a microelectronic development engineer at Funkwerk in Erfurt, Germany. He holds a diploma in analytical and organic chemistry from the Humboldt University in Berlin, Germany, and a Ph.D. degree in chemistry from the Martin-Luther-University Halle, Germany.