As President of Transmission Systems & E-Mobility, Patrick Lindemann is responsible for the development and manufacturing of transmission systems and electric drives in North America. This includes torque converters, CVT, double clutch, and transmission components such as one way clutch, clutch packs and carriers, as well as P2 hybrid modules and electric axles (two of Schaeffler’s leading E-Mobility technologies). Patrick started his career with Schaeffler over 24 years ago as a design engineer focusing on dual mass flywheels. Since then, he has worked in a variety of roles leading Schaeffler’s research and development efforts on clutches and torque converters. Prior to his current position, Patrick served as Vice-President of Transmission Systems & Hybrid Drives. Patrick has 82 Patents and holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Siegen in Germany.