Karsten Schroeder is a Senior Sales Manager for MTE Meter Test Equipment AG and Director of MTE’s Manufacturing and R&D Center in Germany. Karsten received a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Bremen in Germany where he specialized in Automation Technology. He started MTE’s development of Online Dissolved Gas Analysis products in 2001 with first products introduced in 2004. Karsten’s responsibility includes definition of product strategies and R&D project management besides being responsible for the sales management of some key markets (e.g. India, USA). Karsten’s technical experience includes membership in the German DKE UK182 for Fluids and Gases for electrotechnical applications. He holds patents and has authored papers in the field of Online Dissolved Gas Analysis, e.g. within CIGRÉ.