IDTechEx appoints new Senior Technology Analyst
Feb 25, 2013
IDTechEx offers independent market research, business intelligence and advice on emerging technologies to companies across the value chain, supporting them in making essential strategic business decisions. IDTechEx have recently strengthened their research capabilities by appointing a new Senior Technology Analyst, Dr Wendy Kneissl.
Dr Kneissl is a physicist with a background spanning both academe and industry. Holding a PhD from the University of Cambridge, she has also undertaken research with the Max-Planck Society in Germany and at the R&D centers of Schlumberger Oilfield Services and Korean conglomerate Doosan.
She has invented and commercialized a number of technologies within the energy industries, and has also undertaken market research and technology scouting activities. She is a former Director of the Electricity Policy Forum at the University of Cambridge and remains a Senior Member of Wolfson College Cambridge. She holds an advanced Diploma in Economics from the London School of Economics and Politics.
Raghu Das, CEO of IDTechEx, comments, "IDTechEx is considerably building its technical research capability and we are delighted to welcome Dr Kneissl, who brings considerable technical, analytical and research experience."
Based in our Cambridge UK headquarters, Dr Kneissl will play a leading role in our efforts to develop and expand our expertise in new topics. In doing so, she will scout and assess emerging innovation-driven technologies in a variety of fields and will spearhead our efforts to gather, analyze and present relevant technology/market assessments and business intelligence.
"I am excited to be joining IDTechEx as a Senior Technology Analyst and look forward to contributing to its broad range of projects in emerging technology markets," said Dr Kneissl. "It's great to be joining such a vibrant company at a time of growth."
Dr Kneissl can be reached at w.kneissl@IDTechEx.com.
Dr Kneissl will be attending Printed Electronics Europe.