Jörg Muchametow, Dipl. Ing. graduated in Electronics at the Technical University Berlin. During the first years of his career he was involved in developing telecommunication systems. In 1990, Jörg joined Siemens as a development engineer for the development of fiber-optic transceivers. After a fast-track career, Jörg held worldwide profit and loss responsibility for laser components with revenues in excess of $10 million.
In 2001, he moved to a Munich start-up company as director of their laser fab in Berlin. Together with Thomas Laurent he founded eagleyard Photonics in 2002, where he is now Managing Director.