NexWafe GmbH Appoints Peter Pauli as New Chairman of the Board

NexWafe, a Fraunhofer ISE spin off company that is industrializing its breakthrough technology for epitaxial fabrication of silicon wafers for solar photovoltaics (PV), today announced the appointment of Peter Pauli as the new chairman of the board as of September 1, 2018. He is succeeding Prof. Dr. Eicke Weber, who served as the chairman for the past two years. The shareholders and board members welcome Peter Pauli in his new position and express gratitude to Prof. Dr. Weber for his valuable contributions. From 2002 to 2016, Peter Pauli was the driving force in developing Meyer Burger Technology.

EpiWafer production facility
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NexWafe's EpiWafer production facility in Freiburg.

“With his many years of experience in developing and running successful and sustainable businesses in the PV industry, we are extremely excited to welcome Peter Pauli as the new chairman of our board of directors. We are all fully convinced that his expertise will bring a significant value to the company, allowing NexWafe to take the silicon wafer business into a new era” says Dr. Andreas Bett, director of Fraunhofer ISE and NexWafe board member.


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