Entertainment Department, BMW Group

After studying electrical engineering, Mr.Hock worked in the development optical correlators and the necessary measuring equipment for the automotive development.

He earned his Dr. degree while working on an interdisciplinary project with the European Space Agency, the Eye clinic of the University of Hamburg and TU Darmstadt during the D2 and MIR mission 1993.

He worked as Project leader for VDO (today: Continental) for BMW Headunits starting in 1996. He joined the BMW Group in Apr.2000.
Being responsible for the electrical integration of Control units in the BMW X5 and X6 he took over the development lead for broadcast receivers in 2007, responsibility for video function and quality of all cars as well as the overall Quality for all Entertainment devices within the BMW group.