Our authors

This blog is written by employees of IBC SOLAR from different divisions and departments. They report on developments in photovoltaics, new products and the latest projects. We look forward to your suggestions, feedback and comments. Please follow our guidelines in relation to this.


Hanna Schneidawind

As Press and Communication Specialist Hanna Schneidawind is responsible for pulling the strings when it comes to corporate communications and public relations. However, she not only provides the media with the latest information about IBC SOLAR, she also reports about it in the blog and writes about important projects, developments or information about the industry.
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Christina Pfeufer

Christina Pfeufer has been involved in the PV industry in Germany and in neighbouring foreign countries for several years. As Marketing & Social Media Manager at IBC SOLAR, she is in permanent contact with social networks, industry representatives and Premium Partners and follows the latest developments on the solar market. In the blog, she reports on new PV projects, exciting developments and IBC SOLAR internal affairs.
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Katja Volk

As our expert for international marketing affairs, Katja Volk is always well informed about the trends on the PV markets. Whether in the planning of events, preparing mailing campaigns for customers or collecting PV references from all over the world – Katja Volk does handle all aspects of wide-reaching marketing and writes about it in our blog.
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Andreas Lipphardt

As a master electrician and TÜV-certified expert, Andreas Lipphardt has already carefully examined many hundreds of PV and storage systems. He has worked for IBC SOLAR throughout Germany since 2013, actively helping our Premium Partners with the installation of battery storage systems. The Franconian-by-choice also works as an advisor in the Competence Center handling the theoretical and practical training courses. His specialist subject in this blog is – who would have guessed it – storage systems.
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Michael Fleischmann

The safe and simple installation of PV systems is particularly close to Michael Fleischmann’s heart. As technical product owner and structural engineer responsible for the development of our mounting systems, he not only knows all about our products, but is also at home on all kinds of roofs around the world. And there are quite a few: Flat roof, pitched roof, hip roof, arched roof and so on. Each has its own special features and places different demands on mounting systems for solar installations. Michael Fleischmann has been working for IBC SOLAR for eight years. For the blog, he writes about different mounting variants and reveals valuable tips and tricks.

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