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Michael Thiel awarded European CTO of the Year 2016

November 3,2016

From left to right: Carlos Härtel (President, EIRMA), Michael Thiel (European CTO of the Year 2016, Nanoscribe), Ian Roberts (European CTO of the Year 2016, Bühler) and Pekka Koponen (Spinverse)

Last week, Dr. Michael Thiel, Nanoscribe’s co-founder has been awarded the title European CTO of the Year 2016.

The jury emphasized especially his passion for innovation and entrepreneurship. Dr. Thiel commented: “I am very honoured to receive the CTO of the Year Europe 2016 award in the SME category and accept the prize on behalf of the entire Nanoscribe team. Every day we push the limits of 3D printing to enable our customers which are innovators and inventors in their own right”

The European CTO of the Year is one of the most prestigious European awards honouring excellence in technology and innovation leadership, awarded by EIRMA (European Industrial Research Management Association) and Spinverse (Nordic leader in innovation consulting). Since its launch in 2014, it has been given to CTOs who are both inspiring leaders and competent technology developers.