Matthias Honnacker is a Board member since November 2013. He is an engineer specialized on the field of safety technology and holds a PhD in that area.
Mr Honnacker started his career as sales engineer working with “Draeger”, a worldwide operating producer of medical devices and personal protective equipment. Also involved in legal discussions he changed to the Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, responsible for basic questions of product safety and risk assessment in Germany. During this time Mr Honnacker joint PROSAFE and became participant of the EMARS projects (Enhancing Market Surveillance through best Practice) and is currently the leader of the Risk Assessment activity under Joint Action 2012.
Since December 2013 Mr Honnacker works with the Bavarian State Ministry for Environment and Consumer Protection, responsible for the organization of Technical Consumer Protection and Market Surveillance in Bavaria and the cooperation and coordination of related tasks on German, European and International level.