Our Microreactor History & Values

2003

Company is founded by Dr. Dirk Kirschneck

2006

Company changed to Ltd. (GmbH)

2006

First industrial-scale flow chemistry process realized

2009

New shareholders joined the Microinnova vision

2010

First continuous production pharma plant delivered

2013

First modular plant delivered

2015

EFCE Industrial Process Intensification Award Winner

2018

ISO 9001 certification

2022

Internal plant assembling capabilities 

Our History & Values


The name “Microinnova” stems from our past conception based on our microreactor focus. Since then, we have grown with the industry and we now offer a boutique-style turnkey service of process development all the way to delivering an installed plant.


Our Vision

Process innovation through passion and talent.

Our Mission

To design and realize efficient processes and plants.

Our Strategy

Based on a deep process understanding, we use continuous processing technology to design and realize improved processes for our clients, providing significant advantages in terms of process efficiency and sustainability. Based on our environmental policy we contribute to higher resource efficiency, waste reduction, and safer processing by employing process intensification techniques.

Our Core Values


Passion for Innovation

We focus on efficient processing by using innovative methods and technologies. A distinguished competence in science and engineering is the foundation of our success.

Sustainable and United Success

We aim for operating success with integrity. We facilitate our clients’ success. Respect, diversity, and inclusion are important foundations of our activities.

Great People

We attract great people, who together strive towards challenging goals. We invite them to take initiative and continuously improve.

Making Things Happen

We are agile and execute rapidly. We commit fully to our clients and provide what we promise – striving to meet expectations and timelines.


Board of Directors

Dr. Dirk Kirschneck - Strategic Director

Dr. Dirk Kirschneck

Strategic Director

Gerhard Zehetner - Commercial Director

Gerhard Zehetner

Commercial Director

Christian Drexler - Operations & Engineering Director

Christian Drexler

Operations & Engineering Director

Dr. Günter Tekautz - Process Development Director

Dr. Günter Tekautz

Process Development Director

Walter Linhart - Sales Director

Walter Linhart

Sales Director