GerardRich Luescher AFIP19Gérard is a Physicist with a PhD in Material Sciences and High Performance Composites for aircraft engine applications. His first professional experience was at Aérospatiale (now AIRBUS) in Paris. Then he held a position in nuclear engineering at Novatome (now AREVA). Gérard has 27 years of experience in the Specialty Chemicals & Graphic Arts consumables at WR Grace (now MacDermid) in Cernay France. Since 2009 he is in charge of Business Development at Lüscher Technologies AG in Bleienbach Switzerland.