The WACKER ACADEMY Team of Instructors
Theoretical expertise and practical experience are the cornerstones of the WACKER ACADEMY team. With backgrounds in sales or technology, our experts come to the table with extensive application knowledge. They are also trained instructors and moderators with a sixth sense for current trends and market developments.
Instructors for Automotive and Transport Applications
Studied organosilicon chemistry as a master thesis. DooJin Kang joined WACKER in 2006 as a technical manager for business unit silicone elastomers. Before joining WACKER, DooJin Kang has gained technical experience in developing chemical products in display and optoelectronics applications. He now is a leader of product development and customer technical service team in automotive, electronics and medical applications in WACKER.
Seung-A Lee joined WACKER in 2014 in CoEE(Center of Electronic Excellent) and has 18 years of experience in Electronic material R&D. From 2014 to 2018, she developed Optical bonding material for Automomotives, consumer electronics etc. She is now the Technical Manager for Consumer Electronics.
Working as a service engineer, Johann Müller provided global support for WACKER’s silicone rubber textile coatings market segment for 18 years. Since 2008, he has headed Technical Marketing at WACKER’s Rubber Solutions business team, with responsibility for Germany, Austria, Eastern Europe, Russia and India.
Dr. Satoshi Ohno
Jaydeep Patel holds a Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Technology (Rubber Technology) from India. He has been with WACKER since 2015 as Technical Manager for Engineering Silicones across the MEA region. He has worked as a Senior Manager for Technical Services and applications at Dow Chemicals in India for more than seven years and as a Research and Development Manager for CEAT Tires in India for more than two years.