Technology pioneer and alumni donor Reimar Lenz
„Look for something that is application-oriented, something that is needed“
From scientist to entrepreneur and vice-versa: Prof. Reimar Lenz has already had a distinct tinkerer gene in him since his youth. As a true pioneer of digital photography, the TUM Alumnus develops microscopy cameras that are used all over the world.
University Donor Hanns W. Weidinger
„The university has shaped my entire life“
Studying at TUM was the building block of his success as an entrepreneur. Here, Hanns W. Weidinger also met his future wife. As a founding donor of the TUM University Foundation he is now supporting projects in electrical engineering.
University benefactor Roland Lacher
„There is no greater thing than to invest in young people“
Roland Lacher founded his own company at the age of 53 together with a colleague and financial investor and was thus one of the first stars on the New Market. He managed his company with passion and today he supports young talents from TUM with a passion.
Donator Susmita Sinha
„In Memory of my Father“
The year of studying in Munich had a big impact on Susmita Sinha from India. She was constantly inspired by the work of her father, an electrical engineer. Out of gratitude she is now funding a Deutschlandstipendium for a young female Indian student.
University Donor Rainer Stellwag
„It is beautiful to be so connected with the TUM Family“
Rainer Stellwag has studied Physics at TUM in the 60s. His alma mater’s achievements impressed him so much that he decided to donate part of his fortune to the TUM University Foundation.
TUM Honorary Senator and University Donor Gallus Rehm
„I am grateful to TUM by conviction“
TUM Alumni Gallus Rehm dedicated his life to the art of Civil Engineering with unabated curiosity and fascination. With his innovative ideas he has made a significant contribution to the reputation of his alma mater. In August 2020, Gallus Rehm passed away at the age of 95.
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