Founder & Independent Consultant, UM Thermoset Consulting
Dr. Ulrich Massen is a polymer chemist. He made his phD at the polymer institute of University of Freiburg, Germany. He was working for Ciba-Geigy since 1983 and began his career as the leader of the application technique lab for electrical insulation with epoxy casting and potting resins in Germany. He held several marketing positions at Ciba Specialty Chemicals and Huntsman Advanced Materials in Basel, Switzerland, among them Global Marketing Head for Electrical Insulation Materials. Dr. Massen worked in several national and international committees and working groups such as CIGRE, IEC, DKE/VDE and ETG. From 2004 to 2014 he was chairman of the symposium on “Epoxy Resins for Electrical Engineering” at the Technical Academy of Esslingen together with Prof. Borsi. Dr. Massen is author of several scientific publications and presentations and holds two patents. He founded UM Thermoset Consulting in 2013 and is working as independent consultant in the electro and electronic industry.