Philip Hofer has over 25 years of experience in all fields of the lift industry, including having received his MSc in Lift Engineering at the University of Northampton. He has worked at Schindler Lifts for the past 21 years, being involved in installation, maintenance, troubleshooting, product safety, ride Quality Engineering as well as new product development during 12 years within the R&D organisation.  Today Philip is currently Project Manager for New Installation methods for High Rise lifts at the Top Range Division of Schindler Lifts.