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Product Manager Burckhardt Compression
Thorsten Harder is the Product Manager for new compressor solutions at Burckhardt Compression.
After graduating in electrical engineering at University of applied science in Kiel, Germany with a Bachelor's degree, he joined the product R&D of ABB with focus on Control SW development for large industrial motor drives. In a sales position he connected to the Marine market selling large electrical ship propulsion solutions.
Thorsten started his product management activities at ABB in the area of renewable energy (Large Wind turbine frequency converters) and grid interties, to connect ocean going ships to shore power, before he changed to Burckhardt Compression accumulating all together 12 years of product management experience.
As Product Manager at Burckhardt Compression, Thorsten's main activities are in compression solutions for the upcoming hydrogen economy. As well as initiating the related compression solutions R&D program with focus on lowest total cost of product ownership for customers.