With an eye on the target

By 2019, we shall be among the top 3 suppliers in our core markets.

Management team

Peter Krause

Peter Krause

Peter Krause studied Physics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin with an emphasis on ion and electron physics. After working as a development engineer in the field of ion implantation, he acquired extensive knowledge of MEMS sensors at Technische Universität Berlin. At the "Institute for Microperipheric Technologies", he was responsible for development of microsensors and actuators. Since 1999, Peter Krause has headed the piezoresistive pressure sensor chips area at First Sensor as Managing Director. In 2013, he assumed joint management of the Business Unit Industrial with Olaf Hug.

Olaf Hug

Olaf Hug

Olaf Hug studied Medical Engineering in the Department of Physics/Mathematics at the University of Applied Sciences Berlin, with special emphasis on imaging methods. As a development engineer, he specialized in the detection of ionizing radiation and developed detectors for gamma-ray spectroscopy. Success in sales the gamma probe systems led him to assume worldwide Sales Management of First Sensor AG in 2005, with an initial focus on optical sensor solutions, followed in 2011 by pressure, level and flow rate sensors. In 2013, he assumed joint management of the Business Unit Industrial with Peter Krause.

Dr. Matthias Peschke

Matthias Peschke

Dr. Matthias Peschke completed his degree in Physics at TU Darmstadt and wrote his doctorate on the topic of "The mode of operation and technology of gas-sensitive field-effect transistors." Dr. Peschke is a recognized expert for, inter alia, the qualification of a variety of technologies, the development and implementation of series production processes, and transnational technology transfers and synchronizations. As head of the Competence Center Production, Dr. Matthias Peschke is responsible for the entire production within First Sensor AG with 450 employees at 4 production sites.

Wilhelm Prinz von Hessen

Prinz von Hessen

Wilhelm Prinz von Hessen studied Mechanical Engineering in Munich. He then worked for a German supplier of automobile electronics and mechatronics, where his responsibilities included the planning and installation of new production lines as well as process development and introduction for electronics production. Following this, he relocated to the USA for five years, where he was able to utilize and consolidate his expertise for the development of turnkey production lines and the associated production processes. In 2001, Wilhelm Prinz von Hessen returned to Germany and came aboard what is today First Sensor Microelectronic Packaging GmbH as Managing Partner. With the foundation of the current First Sensor Mobility GmbH in 2006, he laid the foundation stone for First Sensor AG's automotive expertise, refining and consolidating this continuously as head of the Business Unit Mobility.

Claus Biernoth

Claus Biernoth

Claus Biernoth studied industrial engineering (Wirtschaftsingenieurwesen) at the TU Berlin and earned an MBA from Instituto de Empresa Madrid. He began his professional career in sales management in the USA. In recent years Claus Biernoth has been responsible for the business development of companies worldwide. He is a well-known expert in component and system distribution in the field of automation technology as well as in mechanical and plant engineering and since April 2016 Vice President of Sales and part of the management team of the First Sensor Group.

Company
First Sensor is one of the world's leading suppliers in the field of sensor systems. In the growth market of sensor systems, First Sensor develops and produces customer-specific solutions for the ever-increasing number of applications in the industrial, medical, and mobility target markets. Our goal here is to identify, meet and solve the challenges of the future with our innovative sensor solutions early on.
Investor Relations
Our investor relations activities aim at raising the international publicity of First Sensor AG and at consolidating and extending the perception of our share as an attractive growth stock. This means we keep our online communication transparent, comprehensive and continuous in order to enhance your trust in our share.
Applications
In many market-specific applications, sensors are components that are critical to your success. First Sensor is the partner you need on projects that call for careful selection, customized adaptation and the highest standards of excellence. Our Business Units Industrial, Medical and Mobility are clearly aligned to the core markets of industrial applications, medical technology as well as automotive and transport.
Tailored Solutions
In the growth market of sensor systems, First Sensor develops and produces customer-specific sensors, electronics, modules and complex systems for the ever-increasing number of applications in the industrial, medical, and mobility target markets. As a solution provider the company offers complete development services from a first draft and proof of concept up to the development of prototypes and finally serial production. First Sensor offers comprehensive development expertise, state-of-the-art packaging technologies and production capacities in clean rooms from ISO class 8 to 5.
Tailored Solutions
In the growth market of sensor systems, First Sensor develops and produces customer-specific sensors, electronics, modules and complex systems for the ever-increasing number of applications in the industrial, medical, and mobility target markets. As a solution provider the company offers complete development services from a first draft and proof of concept up to the development of prototypes and finally serial production. First Sensor offers comprehensive development expertise, state-of-the-art packaging technologies and production capacities in clean rooms from ISO class 8 to 5.

Tailored Solutions
Career
Innovation, excellence, proximity – these are our values, our ambition, our drive. Anything less is not an option. Our sensor solutions stand for technical innovation and economic growth. As such, they form the basis for the development and application of new technologies in almost all areas of life. We aim to shape this future together with you.