ITZ - Member of TRILUX Group

Innovation and Technology Center

Management Team

Michael Spall

Executive Director, ITZ

Make contact

+49 (2932) 90009791

Horst Rudolph

Head of R&D
(research/advanced projects/platform development)

Tasks within the TRILUX Group
  • Research projects in cooperation with external institutes
  • Technology management with the aim of analysing specific technologies for their level of maturity and usability for the TRILUX Group
  • Pre-developments rendering new technologies applicable for the TRILUX Group
  • Platform and module developments in the LED/OLED sectors
  • Technical specialist support for the Group with regard to electronics, photometry, mechanics and thermal
Make contact

+49 (2932) 301556

Sven Müller

Head of Lighting Systems

Tasks within the TRILUX Group
  • Analysis of trends and market developments in the areas of connectivity and light control
  • Hardware and software development for light management/intelligent lighting
  • Technical validation of developed products and systems
  • Establishment of and support for partnerships concerning "intelligent buildings"
Make contact

+49 (2932) 301664

Chaled Pausch

Head System Architect

Tasks within the TRILUX Group
  • Establishment of strategic product architecture and modular design
  • Interlinking of roadmaps for products and technology
  • Establishment and promotion of holistic complexity management
  • Support for the analysis of technologies/products
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+49 (2932) 30176616

Klaus Gerke

Head of Project Management and Advanced Quality

Tasks within the TRILUX Group
  • Further development of the Group-wide product development process
  • Management of development projects and ensuring uniform reporting
  • Provision of a central resource pool of project managers
  • Further development of quality pre-planning for the early safeguarding of quality aspects in projects
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+49 (2932) 30176615

Hans-Gerd Kaiser

Head of Laboratories/Standardisation

Tasks within the TRILUX Group
  • Management of laboratories for lighting technology, electrical technology and EMC
  • Timely implementation and coordination of requisite tests and measurements in accordance with the applicable rules of technology
  • Active contribution to national and international standardisation organisations and manufacturer associations
  • Implementation of risk analyses and risk evaluation
  • Continuous training of standardisation content
  • Implementation of product certification with third parties
  • Creation of EC conformity declarations
Make contact

+49 (2932) 301393

Thomas Kremer

Head of IP Management

Tasks within the TRILUX Group
  • Protection of innovation via patents, brands and designs
  • Administration of competitor protective rights monitoring
  • Central contact person for all protective rights queries
Make contact

+49 (2932) 90009767

Develop the future with us

Do you have any questions about the ITZ and its tasks or would you like to receive further information?

Our team would be glad to help.

ITZ - Innovations- und Technologiezentrum
Kleinbahnstraße 27
59757 Arnsberg
+49 29 32 301 231
+49 29 32 301 76 610

ITZ - Innovations- und Technologiezentrum
Mathias-Brüggen-Str. 71
50829 Köln
+49 29 32 301 231
+49 29 32 301 76 610

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