In 1987, Uwe Dingert began work for Freudenberg in central R&D, the forerunner of the current Corporate Research & Development department.
In 1989, Dingert moved to sealing and vibration control in Reichelsheim, today’s Sealing Technologies, where he was in charge of process and development technology in the “Plastic and new products” department.
In 1993, Dingert joined Vileda and began building the R&D department. As Director Frontend Innovation, Uwe Dingert is responsible for technology scouting, innovations and for advising the Freudenberg development centers in Chicago and Shanghai. As Principle Scientist, he also helped design the product development processes and ensures that all important steps in the innovation process are fulfilled.