Dr. Martin Schlegel – Board Member


Current Positions:

  • Director and Board Member, National Can Industries Packaging Pty Ltd
  • Principal Consulting, Chemneera LLC, Pittsburgh PA(USA) and Chemneera Pty Ltd, Melbourne VIC(Australia)
  • Guest Lecturer – Sports Management and Technology, RMIT University Melbourne
  • Member of Advisory Board, A&A Tax Legal Consulting

Martin has almost 20 years experience in the sports and recreation, construction and medical specialty chemicals industry in the areas of product development, process engineering and research and development commercialisation. He is Principal of Chemneera Consulting providing advise in the sport and recreation industry across Australia, Europe and the USA. Martin is also a Member of the Advisory Board of WTS Australia Consulting & Advisory, a tax, legal and consulting group member of the global WTS alliance of advisory companies. He is a director of NCI Packaging a leading manufacturer of plastic and decorative metal packaging for the industrial, food and medical industries working on innovation and new business models. In addition, Martin is guest lecturer at RMIT University Melbourne in the field of sports management, innovation and surfacing technology and is also a member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of Sports Technology published by the Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group.


  • Foreign Language Study Program – Included tuition in English, English Literature, History, Politics and Culture, Politics and Law, Speaking and Listening – Regents College, London, UK
  • Vordiplom (Equivalent to BS in Chemistry) – Christian Albrechts University of Kiel, Germany
  • Dipl.-Chem (Equivalent to MS in Chemistry) – Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
  • Dissertation at the Institute of Technical Chemistry and Chemical Engineering – Development of a Power Compensated Reaction Calorimeter with Differential Cooling (received scholarship for outstanding academic studies) Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany
  • Dr. rer. nat. (Equivalent to PhD in Chemical Engineering) – Technical University of Braunschweig
  • Business Studies as part of doctoral program – Technical University of Braunschweig