BATSO Project Manager, Germany/TaiwanLi-Tec Battery, Head of Strategic Coordination, Germany
Born in 1967, Nordhausen, Germany
Staff Editor: Please tell us something about your career and profession.
Tim Schaefer: More than 15 years, 1996-2007 GAIA Akkumulatorenwerke
GmbH-Germany, Li-Tec Battery GmbH &CoKG, Germany, since fall 2007.
Manager of ExtraEnergy Project BATSO since June 2007.
Head of Strategic Coordination at Li-Tec
SE: When and how did you get involved in LEVs?
TS: I was also in GAIA a project manager or involved in several projects Lithium-Ion Batteries (LEV/EV), Mobile Energy or Automotive (SLI).
SE: What is your personal motivation to work in LEVs?
TS: I would like to single out, that Li-Ion batteries are the future for several market applications. Do not imitate HEV, innovate (L)EV.
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Last updated: June 20, 2008