Dr.-Ing. Jens Köhler
Dr. Köhler has been working as a consultant for product cost reduction for 9 years. His main fields of activity are design-to-cost, calculation of components and assemblies, material cost reduction as well as manufacturing concepts. Dr. Köhler trained as an industrial clerk and industrial mechanic, studied production engineering and also earned his doctorate at the Institute of Production Engineering and Machine Tools (IFW) at Leibniz Universität Hannover. Since 2013, he has been a senior consultant at ProWerk GmbH, and since 2022 he has been a managing partner of ProWerk Consulting GmbH.
Dr.-Ing. Heiko Noske
Dr. Noske promovierte am Institut für Fertigungstechnik und Werkzeugmaschinen (IFW) der Universität Hannover. Nach mehrjähriger leitender Industrietätigkeit und Tätigkeit als Geschäftsführer der ProWerk GmbH ist er heute Geschäftsführender Gesellschafter der ProWerk Consulting GmbH. Mit den Erfahrungen aus über 100 Value Engineering Projekten verfügt er über einen Pool von Ideen und Lösungen für eine nachhaltige Wertsteigerung von komplexen Produkten.
Dipl.-Ing. Jürgen Reingen
Mr. Reingen has been working for ProWerk Consulting GmbH as a senior consultant since 2022. He studied electrical engineering and subsequently worked for various well-known companies in the mechanical and plant engineering sector. Initially, he was head of development for control technology of a machine tool manufacturer, later product manager, design and development manager as well as technical manager and authorized signatory. He has extensive knowledge in the development of machines and plants, both in terms of mechanics and electrical engineering.
Dr.-Ing. habil. Wolfgang Horn
Consultant Innovation and Technology
Dr. Horn received his doctorate and habilitation in technology and factory automation. After many years working as a design engineer and manager in the machine tool industry, most recently as Vice Chairman Technology of MAG IAS Global, he was Senior Vice President and Technical Director at Bosch Rexroth. He has many years of experience and expertise in global markets, for the development of complex industrial products, combined with challenging manufacturing cost targets, and thus a wide range of creative ideas and solutions.