Stefener Manfred

B2B Forum

Session 11: E-fuels: future markets and challenges

Managing Director, Freudenberg Fuell Cell e-Power Systems

Dr. Manfred Stefener is Managing Director of Freudenberg Fuel Cell e-Power Systems, Munich (Germany). He joined Freudenberg Sealing Technologies Global, Weinheim (Germany) as VP Lead Center Fuel Cell Systems in 2018. Prior to that he lead Elcomax / Elcore, Munich (Germany) which he founded in 2006. Dr. Stefener completed his PhD on the subject “Electrode Structures for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells” at the Technical University of Munich, Germany. He is author of numerous patents and publications in DMFC technology and fuel cells and received several awards for pioneering the commercialization of fuel cells and for entrepreneurship.