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Frank Ruschmeier

Director of Application Engineering
Bosch Sensortec


Frank Ruschmeier has been appointed as the Director of Application Engineering at Bosch Sensortec in Shanghai since 2023, marking over a decade of impactful contributions to the technology sector. As Lead Product Manager at ETAS GmbH, Stuttgart, and Application Field Manager at ETAS China, he led significant projects in embedded systems, contributing to the evolution of Software Defined Vehicle Verification and Validation.

Before ETAS, Frank showcased expertise as the Project Leader for Hardware/Electronics at Ushio – Xtreme Technologies GmbH in Aachen, Germany, from August 2010 to January 2013. His career commenced at Philips Extreme UV GmbH, progressing from Development Engineer to Project Leader and System Architect in the semiconductor area for extreme ultraviolet lithography development.

Frank holds a Diploma in Communications and Electronics Engineering from Aachen, Germany, and a Master of Science in International Business from Maastricht University, The Netherlands.

In his current role at Bosch Sensortec, Frank continues to drive innovation and lead teams, solidifying his reputation as a forward-thinking professional shaping the future of sensor technologies in the semiconductor industry.

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Company Profile

Bosch Sensortec

Bosch Sensortec GmbH, a fully owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH, develops and markets a wide portfolio of microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) sensors and solutions tailored for smartphones, tablets, wearables and hearables, AR/VR devices, drones, robots, smart home and IoT (Internet of Things) applications. The product portfolio includes 3-axis accelerometers, gyroscopes and magnetometers, integrated 6- and 9-axis sensors, smart sensors, barometric pressure sensors, humidity sensors, gas sensors, optical microsystems, acoustic microsystems and comprehensive software. Since its foundation in 2005, Bosch Sensortec has emerged as the MEMS technology leader in the markets it addresses. Bosch has been both a pioneer and a global market leader in the MEMS sensor segment since 1995 and has, to date, sold more than 15 billion MEMS sensors.

The Bosch Group is a leading global supplier of technology and services. It employs roughly 402,600 associates worldwide (as of December 31, 2021). According to preliminary figures, the company generated sales of 78.7 billion euros in 2021. Its operations are divided into four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology.

As a leading IoT provider, Bosch offers innovative solutions for smart homes, Industry 4.0, and connected mobility. Bosch is pursuing a vision of mobility that is sustainable, safe, and exciting. It uses its expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud, to offer its customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source. The Bosch Group’s strategic objective is to facilitate connected living with products and solutions that either contain artificial intelligence (AI) or have been developed or manufactured with its help. Bosch improves quality of life worldwide with products and services that are innovative and spark enthusiasm. In short, Bosch creates technology that is “Invented for life.” The Bosch Group comprises Robert Bosch GmbH and its roughly 440 subsidiary and regional companies in 60 countries. Including sales and service partners, Bosch’s global manufacturing, engineering, and sales network covers nearly every country in the world. The basis for the company’s future growth is its innovative strength. Bosch employs some 76,100 associates in research and development, as well as roughly 38,000 software engineers.