Fraunhofer in Africa and the Gulf States

Africa and Gulf States

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor help the Fraunhofer Institutes and their partners to set up business connections and collaborations in Africa and the Gulf States. The Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is actively involved in contract research, scientific collaborations and capacity building in this dynamic region.

This local Fraunhofer presence benefits commercial enterprises in their business activities as well as government customers in implementing economic, research and development policies.

Currently most of the Fraunhofer activities in Africa are focused on Egypt and South Africa. In addition other countries in North Africa and Sub-Saharan Africa are of growing interest and some initial cooperations are under way.

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor

Dr. Mona El Tobgui

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor Egypt
c/o DAAD Cairo Office, 11 Street El Saleh Ayoub, Zamalek
Cairo, Egypt

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rafael Wertheim

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor Israel
Lavon Industrial Park
20118 Israel
Phone + 972 544 660 658
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Prof. Dr. Dimiter Dimitrov

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor South Africa
Stellenbosch University, Department of Industrial Engineering, Rapid Product Development Laboratory
Private Bag X1 Matieland 7602 
Stellenbosch, South Africa

Dr. Oliver Damm

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor South Africa
proConsult, 5 De Havilland Crescent, Persequor Technopark 0020, P O Box 58
Pretoria , South Africa
Phone +27 12 349 1901