Dr. Jan Wenker studied wood science and technology (M. Sc.) at the University of Hamburg with a focus on wood physics, engineered wood products and process engineering. Subsequently, he achieved his PhD at the Technical University of Munich in the field of life cycle assessment of complex wood-based products. Since the beginning of 2017 he is employed by Brüninghoff as a project manager for research, development, innovation. His focus lies with systems for hybrid constructions as well as the development and implementation of concepts for sustainable buildings and construction processes.