Dr. Nils Becker is Senior Process Engineer at the Advanced Product Development & Sales Department (APDS) at Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI). Born in Germany, he works as a project leader in process innovation with special focus on lightweight parts and fiber reinforced plastics.
Nils was born in 1983 in Cuxhaven, Germany, and joined YFAI in 2015. Since then, he has been leading global and regional development projects as well as customer related co-developments. He has a strong expertise in natural fiber technologies and is responsible for several innovations in this field. Additionally, he works on the optimization of running production processes at YFAI and also supports the identification of future trends in automotive interiors.
Nils Becker holds a Diploma in Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of Cologne, Germany. He graduated in 2014 after three years of research in the field of polymer nanofoams on the topic “Polyurethane Foams – New Strategies to Reduce the Pore Size”.