Hans Schmidt

Hans Schmidt

Founder and Managing Director

Hans founded Sengex in 2009 and has over 30 years of diverse technical, entrepreneurial and executive business experience. Prior to Sengex, he founded Winthrop Investment Group a real estate development and asset management firm active in the mid-Atlantic and the Southeastern United States. He is also Vice Chairman of Heyer Medical AG, Bad Ems, Germany, a 125 year old global medical device manufacturer. Additionally, Hans most recently served on the Board of Trustees for the South Carolina Research Authority, a not for profit R&D company focused on Advanced Manufacturing Technologies and Consortium Management.

Prior to starting multiple successful businesses, Hans served 7 years on active duty and 4 years in the reserves as a communications officer in the United States Air Force. His key assignments at the Pentagon included the National Military Command Center and the Air Staff.

Hans earned a BS from the United States Air Force Academy and a MBA from The George Washington University School of Business. He is an avid skier, boater and holds a commercial pilots license.

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