Industrial Advisory Board

The Industrial Advisory Board has the formal role of giving feedback to the NCCR regarding the industrial interest of research orientation and to suggest new directions. They act as independent reviewers of the activities of the NCCR in addition to the official Review Panel of the SNSF. The Industrial Advisory Board is chaired by Erich Wimmer.


Erich Wimmer
Materials Design, San Diego and Paris
Frédéric Diologent
Materials Research & Innovation Director
Richemont Group, Neuchâtel
Thomas Eckl
Chief Expert
Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart
Ryoji Asahi
Program Manager
Toyota Central R&D Labs., Nagakute
Nicolas Cudré-Mauroux
Solvay, Bruxelles
Arnaud Grandeury
Senior Fellow, Leading Scientist
Novartis, Basel

Industrial Advisory Board meeting at EPFL – 7th February 2020