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MRC was founded in 2013 by Karsten Bleymehl.

As Director Library & Materials Research, Karsten made a
decisive contribution to the build-up and management of
Material ConneXion Cologne
from 2005 to 2013.

The German television (WDR) did a documentry about
Material ConneXion Cologne where Karsten Bleymehl
speaks about "Materials & Innovation".

Working for Material ConneXion Cologne, the trained
Industrial Mechanic (machine and system technology) and
graduate in Product Design managed more than 100 national
and international consultancy projects for customers from
more than 20 sectors.

Amongst others, he was active with Material ConneXion
Cologne as a consultant for: Adidas, Audi, BMW, Bosch
Siemens Hausgeräte, Ecco, Faber Castell, Gira, Henkel,
Miele, Nokia, Pfleiderer, Porsche Design, Procter & Gamble,
Puma, Samsung, Stabilo, Steelcase, Unilever, Volkswagen.

Since 2009, diverse lecturing assignments for product design
architecture and product development. Amongst others at
universities of applied sciences in Cologne, Coburg and

In 2016 Karsten Bleymehl founded TecVentura. An Agency for
innovative Material & Technology Solutions.

Karsten Bleymehl
Piusstraße 46
50823 Köln

T +49 221 169 240 95
F +49 221 169 240 96


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