Dr. Holger Friehmelt is head of the aviation institute at FH JOANNEUM University of
Applied Sciences in Graz, Austria. With a total staff of about 25, this institute offers three
degree programs (bachelor and Master of Science) in the field of aviation. Close to 250
students are enrolled at this institute. Holger Friehmelt has more than 15 years of cabin
interiors experience. Among others, he was working for RECARO Aircraft Seating as
project manager, product manager, director engineering, and managing director for a
composites parts subsidiary. His last assignment before joining academia was senior
manager after sales projects. Holger Friehmelt holds a master in engineering from the
Technical University in Braunschweig and the Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta.
He finished his doctorate at the Technical University of Braunschweig in 1999.
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