TDE Group

Management Team

Harald Freissmuth, PhD.
CEO

Harald Freissmuth, PhD.

Harald Freissmuth has 20 years of leadership experience in multinational oil service and engineering companies in various executive management positions, including R&D. He has a strong track record of growth, development and restructuring of international organizations. Since 2018, Harald is the Group CEO of TDE, based in Abu Dhabi. Prior to joining TDE he held the positions of a SVP with AkerSolutions and President with Altus/Qinterra.

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Thonhauser
CTO

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Thonhauser

Professor Thonhauser is an innovator, entrepreneur and founder of several start-up companies. Over the past 18 years he has been building a group of technology companies and has held various management roles. As Chairman and CTO of the TDE Group, he is servicing the international industry with data-driven products and services, the application of artificial intelligence to improve drilling, and the development of unique downhole technology.

Dr. Abdelrhani Lamik
Group VP

Dr. Abdelrhani Lamik

Abdelrhani Lamik has more than 10 years of experience in mechanical engineering, material sciences, fatigue testing and operational R&D management. He has been heading the development of the PDS technology and holds several patents. Mr. Lamik is Managing Director of several TDE entities including Equipment & Manufacturing GmbH. He holds the position of a Group Vice President in TDE. Prior to joining TDE he worked as a technical BD manager with Voestalpine.