Dr.-Ing. habil. Hans-Jürgen Weidemann is founder, Chief Technology Officer and Member of the Executive Board at CargoBeamer AG. He received his mechanical engineering degree at the Technical University of Munich, where he also completed a doctorate and habilitation. Weidemann then spent several years in research as a program manager for automation systems at the ABB Group. From 1998, he developed the technology behind CargoBeamer together with Michael Baier and Fritz Merk. In 2003, they jointly founded CargoBeamer AG, which Weidemann has developed into a successful, internationally active and growing company as CEO for many years. Since the beginning of 2022, he is responsible for the technical departments for the further development of the company's own wagons and terminals as CTO.
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