Dr. Henning M. Hauenstein joined Maxwell in May 2016 as vice president, strategy and marketing. Most recently, Dr. Hauenstein was vice president and general manager of Infineon Technologies, the automotive products business unit of International Rectifier, where he was responsible for high-quality and enhanced reliability needs of the automotive market and related applications. He spent over a decade with International Rectifier in a number of management level roles with increasing responsibility including vice president automotive product and program management, and vice president, product marketing automotive, industrial and appliance motion. Early in his career, Dr. Hauenstein held positions in product and technology development at Robert Bosch GmbH. He holds a doctorate in natural sciences and a diploma in physics, both with University Honors, from the University of Bayreuth, Germany.