Paul Lindner is EV Group’s executive technology director. He heads the R&D, product and project management, quality management, business development, and process technology departments. Customer orientation throughout all steps of product development, innovation, and implementation in a production environment are among the main goals of EV Group's technology groups headed by Lindner.
Lindner joined the company in 1988 as a mechanical design engineer and has since pioneered various semiconductor and MEMS processing systems, which have set industry standards. His responsibilities included the design of semiconductor processing systems and tooling for custom applications, including innovative system designs pioneered in the first commercially available wafer bonders, silicon-on-insulator (SOI) bonding systems, and precision alignment systems for 3D interconnect applications. Prior to his appointment as executive technology director, Lindner established a product management department at EV Group. During that time, he was involved in marketing, sales, manufacturing, and on-site process support.