Philip Harting

Philip Harting embarked on his career at HARTING in 2005 as Managing Director Asia. Following a three year tenure at the Hong Kong subsidiary, he is now Chairman of the Board and Partner. Moreover, Philip Harting is active as a member of the Management Board of the Association of the German Trade Fair Industry (AUMA).

curricula vitae

Philip F.W. Harting

  • Since 2015: Chairman of the Board
  • Since 2014: General Partner
  • Since 2008: Management Board member responsible for Connectivity & Networks, HARTING AG & Co. KG, Espelkamp
  • 2005-2008: Managing Director Asia, HARTING (HK) Ltd., Hong Kong

Personal history

  • May 2005: Conclusion of undergraduate studies as a graduate business executive
  • 1998 – 2005: Undergraduate course of study in industrial engineering with a specialization in electrical engineering in Braunschweig, and economics and business management in Cologne
  • 1995 – 1998: Training as an industrial electronics engineer with a specialization in plant equipment technology at Hartmann & Braun GmbH & Co. KG in Minden (formerly: Schoppe & Faeser GmbH)
  • 1994 – 1995: Special training as radio operator as part of general basic military service

Philip F.W. Harting is a

  • Member of the Management Board of the Association of the German Trade Fair Industry (AUMA)
  • Member of the trade fairs and exhibitions working group of the Federation of German Industries (BDI)
  • Member of the export committee of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZVEI)
  • Member of the transport policy committee of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZVEI)
  • Member of the specialist industrial automation trade fair advisory board of the Hanover Trade Fair (Hannover Messe Industrie / Deutsche Messe AG), Hanover
  • Honorary Advisory Board member and shareholder of GWD Minden, a handball team in the German premier league