Dr. Roland Helm joined Infineon in 2003 after working in a technology start-up and in a business consultancy. Since 2006 he is responsible for the Consumer MEMS business. He has been growing the MEMS microphone biz from technical feasibility to significant market share by focusing on customer requirements, partnerships, leading performance MEMS and ASIC designs as well as high volume manufacturing and delivery capability. Now he is extending the Microphone Business to a Consumer Sensor MEMS business with pressure, optical and environment sensing. He is passionate to match new technology to the needs of modern society.
Roland has a Ph. D. from Technical University of Munich where he majored in physics.