Dr.-Ing. Antonio Mesquida Küsters

Managing Director


  • Master’s in electrical engineering with major in telecommunications at the RWTH Aachen University, Germany
  • PhD in electrical engineering in the field of semiconductor technology at the RWTH Aachen University
  • INSEAD Executive Education Alumnus (Finance, Strategy, M&A, Supply Chain Management)


  • 30 years of industry experience, of which 22 in managerial positions
  • 27 years with the industrial groups Siemens/Infineon (development & production GaAs integrated circuits, marketing mobile communications ICs, venture capital partner), AIXTRON (Head of Strategy) and ASML (Head of Market Research, Managing Director ASML Germany, Head of Product Marketing & Business Development DUV Business Line )
  • Until mid-2022 responsible for a business volume of over €2.5 billion at Europe’s most valuable high-tech company
  • Experience in R&D, Marketing, Strategy, Purchasing, Production and General Management
  • Broad experience in commercial matters, complex negotiations, M&A and company valuations
  • Advisory board mandates in technology companies
  • Business angel in start-up technology companies in the fields of deep- and green-tech
  • Extensive network of contacts in the high-tech industry in Asia (China, Korea, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan), USA and Europe

Main areas of expertise:

Microelectronics • Photonics • Quantum Computing and Sensing • Semiconductor equipment • Renewable energies & storage systems

Tech-Diligence MiSSION

Technology advice in the service of sustainability

I am convinced that new technologies play a decisive role in mitigating climate change, and I would like to use my expertise to help all my customers make the right decisions in the service of sustainability.