olav-schulte.jpgOlav Schulte, Managing Director / President of Renesas Electronics Europe GmbH & IDT Europe GmbH
Born in Stuttgart in 1967, Olav Schulte studied Precision Engineering and Technical IT before starting his career as an R&D Engineer working for Behr and Whirlpool in the field of E/E Engineering. Moving into Project Management, he led numerous international development teams primarily for automotive products and took over Managerial positions for R&D, Sales and Project Management for Johnson Electric and IMS Gear.

In 2006 he assumed responsibility as Managing Director for Star Cooperation, heading up the Electronics business unit, an Automotive E/E Tools & Service provider for OEMs in Germany before he joined Nidec Corporation and accepted the position of CEO in 2013. He was appointed Head of Europe for Nidec’s Automotive branch in 2016.

Olav Schulte joined Renesas Electronics Corporation in July 2018 as Corporate SVP and Deputy General Manager of the Automotive Business Unit. In addition to this role, he was appointed Managing Director/President of Renesas Electronics Europe GmbH & IDT Europe GmbH on 1 April 2019.
michael-ohletz.jpgDr. Michael J. Ohletz, VP Automotive Quality IDT & GM Operations Dresden.
Dr. Ohletz is responsible for IDT’s corporate automotive quality and the automotive test production and supply chain at IDT Europe’s Dresden site. Previously, he was Executive VP Corporate & Strategic Quality and until 2012 Executive VP Corporate Operations & Quality, both at ZMD AG, which he joined in 2006. Prior to ZMD AG, he worked at AMIS and Alcatel Microelectronics in Brussels and Oudenaarde, Belgium, where he held various management positions in R&D and the Automotive Mixed-Signal Business Unit.
christian-wolf.jpgChristian Wolf, VP Automotive & Industrial (AID) Engineering.
Christian Wolf is Vice President of Engineering for the Automotive and Industrial Division (AID) at IDT Europe GmbH. Previously he led the R&D activities of ZMD AG where he was technical director and member of the executive management team. Prior to joining ZMD AG, he worked as Engineering Director for the Mobile Systems Business Group at Dialog Semiconductor.He has over 17 years of experience in architecture definition, system design and integrated circuit development for automotive and mobile applications.

As VP of Engineering at IDT Europe he oversees all R&D activities in the automotive and industrial division. He is responsible for R&D strategy and execution of new product developments at the circuit and system level.