Dr. Kai Fechner Engineer

Education

08/1980 – 05/1989: Gymnasium am Mühlenberg, Bad Schwartau, Germany
30.05.1989: Abitur (German University Entrance Qualification)
06/1989 – 08/1990: Military Service at 2. Panzergrenadierbataillon 182, Bad Segeberg, Germany
09/1990 – 02/1991: Industrial Placement at Institute for Biochemical Endocrinology, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany
02/1991 – 03/1996: Academic Studies of Technical Chemistry at the University of Applied Science Lübeck, Germany. Focus: Biotechnology, Instrumental Analytics
21.03.1996: Diploma (graduate engineer)

Industrial Placements, Diploma Thesis

03/1994 – 10/1994: Industrial Placement at Institute for Biochemical Endocrinology, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany. Preparative Syntheses, Chromatography, IR-, UV-Spectroscopy, GC/MS, HPLC, Immunoassays
11/1994 – 03/1996: Diploma Thesis at Institute for Biochemical Endocrinology, University Medical Center Schleswig-Holstein, Lübeck, Germany „Ausarbeitung einer spezifischen GC-MS Analysenmethode zur Quantifizierung von Progesteron und 5ß-Pregnan 3alfa-ol 20-on aus biologischem Material und Vergleich mit der Routineanalytik” („Establishing of a specific GC-MS analysis method for quantification of progesterone and 5beta-pregnane 3alpha ol-20-on from biological material and comparison with routine analysis“)
04/1996 – 07/1996: Labor für Qualitätssicherung GmbH, Lübeck, Germany Extension Studies „Qualitäts- und Umweltmanagement” (according to DIN EN ISO 9000 ff / EG 1836/93)

Employment History

08/1996 – 06/1998: LAFAA GmbH (Laboratory for Contract Research in Clinical Pharmacology and Biopharmaceutical Analytics), Bad Schwartau, Germany Development and Evaluation of Analytical Methods (HPLC-UV, GCMS, GC-ECD, Headspace), GLP-Accreditation
08/1998 – 02/2005: EUROIMMUN Medizinische Labordiagnostika AG Head of Quality Management and Regulatory Affairs
since 03/2005: EUROIMMUN Medizinische Labordiagnostika AG Director Devision Immunofluorescence Diagnostics