Michel Mies is a chemical engineer and has been working for tesa SE for 14 years. After university he started at tesa in 2005 in the product development for cloth tapes and waterborne adhesives. After that he was head of the quality department from 2011 to 2014. From 2014 he worked as the head of the technical customer center in the tesa plant Suzhou, China. From November 2018 Michel Mies is responsible for the Application Solution Center Europe and Product Development for the Business Unit Trade.