Personal data of Konrad Farnbauer-Schmidt
1954 born in Schnaittach / Germany
1976 start Engineer study Material Science in University of Erlangen
Polymer Science, General Material Science and Organic Chemistry
1981 finished with Engineer Diploma degree university.
1982 employed as Design Engineer for Alfmeier / Treuchtlingen
1985 change to "Telefunken electronic" later "TEMIC"
work as manager of R&D department
for MEMBRANE Switches und SWITCH SUBASSEMBLIES division
dealing international customers and suppliers in Europe, US and Far East.
1997 "SMART MEMBRANES & SWITCHES" division sold to "Freudenberg Mektec"
2000 R&D and Sales Center in Nuremberg is closed
Continue as freelance consultant engineer for Freudenberg
2001 Official opening Sales and Consulting office KFS in April
Keyboards - Foils - Switches / Smart Human Interfaces"
2003 Consulting and sales for US company
2005 R&D Director in Dongguan China for TW membrane switch manufacturer
2008 Technology Director in Shenzhen China for German plastic manufacturer
2009 Opening of China and Australia Office with PM support
2010 Director of Joint Venture Company CTEA Ltd.
(Consulting+Technology EAST ASIA Hk Ltd)