Our 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 microfluidic reactors. 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

We design and realize efficient processes and plants.

Our Strategy

Based on a deep process understanding, we use preferably continuous processing to design and realize better processes for our customers, attaining significant advantages in terms of process efficiency. Based on our environmental policy we contribute to higher resource efficiency, waste reduction, and safer processing by means of process intensification.

Our Core Values


Passion for Innovation

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

Sustainable and United Success

We aim for operating success with integrity and sustainable business development. We make our customers successful. Respect, diversity, and inclusion are important fundamentals in our activities.

Great People

We attract great people, who together strive towards reaching challenging goals. Our people are encouraged to take initiative and push to continuously improve.

Making Things Happen

We are agile and execute rapidly. We commit to our customers, and we do our best to provide what we promise – meeting high 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