Dr. Werner Prusseit studied physics at Munich Technical University, gaining his PhD in 1995. After a few years of scientific work, in 1996 he became one of the founding partners of THEVA GmbH, which he has led as sole CEO since 1998.
In 2012 he succeeded in attracting initial VC financing from Target Partners and BayBG, towards the goal of transferring the results of the company’s years of development work on strip conductors into production, and so expanding into energy technology.
Furthermore, Werner Prusseit is one of the initiators and founders of the Supraleitung e.V. (ivSupra) interest group, where he was president from 2006 – 2018.
THEVA has established an advisory board in the year 2012 to provide active support in all questions concerning the company’s development. This committee includes representatives of investors as well as experts from the technology and business sectors.
Founding member of Target Partners
Managing Partner eCAPITAL
Senior Advisory Council
Since 2017, THEVA’s management has also been strengthened by a three-member Senior Advisory Council. Through the enormous range of competence and experience of its members, the committee is to contribute to bringing superconducting technology onto the market even faster and more sustainable.