Dr.-Ing. Florian von der Hagen combines both IT- and engineering knowledge from several different branches such as aviation, automotive and production technology into know-how supporting companies on their digital roadmap.
He was born in 1972 in Wolfratshausen, Germany. After studying mechanical engineering at the Technical University of Munich, he obtained a doctorate’s degree in 2002 from Institute for Machine Tools and Industrial Management on short-term cross-company engineering cooperation on virtual market platforms and was in charge of the research fields of mechatronics and virtual production from 2001 to 2003. In 2003, he moved to the VIP Completion Center of Lufthansa Technik AG in Hamburg, where he worked in various executive functions in the area of customized interior fitting of wide-body aircraft. In 2007, Dr.-Ing. von der Hagen took over the project portfolio management and all IT projects in the Component Services business unit of LHT. In 2017, Dr. von der Hagen changed to Lufthansa Industry Solutions, where he is currently head of the business area MRO IT Solutions, which makes IT solutions from the aviation industry available to companies from other branches.