Dr. rer. nat. Hans Peter Schlegelmilch, 48, studied chemistry with a focus on instrumental analytical chemistry and earned his DSc. He was founding shareholder of imat GmbH in 1994.
Through the merger of imat and UVE GmbH in 2002, he became managing director, together with his two partners, of the international imat-uve group.
Headquartered in Mönchengladbach/Germany, imat maintains other locations in Germany as well as in South Africa, China (Shanghai and Shenyang) and the US (Atlanta). imat offers services in the fields of design, R&D, engineering and testing for the automotive industry.