Fraunhofer in Africa and the Middle East

Africa and Middle East

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor help the Fraunhofer Institutes and their partners to set up business connections and collaborations in Africa and the Middle East. 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 these regions are focused on Egypt, Israel 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

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Rafael Wertheim

Fraunhofer Senior Advisor Israel
Lavon Industrial Park 20118 Lavon, Israel
Phone + 972 544 660 658

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 82 413-5715