He has been doing that now for almost 30 years, making him a true veteran at Vileda. His wealth of experience benefits colleagues and customers alike. “I am addicted to the moment when an idea clicks into place and I have the solution”, Dingert explains. “The best ideas”, he admits, “come to me in bed in the morning or under the shower.” Whether it’s a completely new product or improving tried-and-tested or unusual technology, he loves tinkering. And he does it with success, as proved by the fact that he already has more than 60 basic patents to his name.