FARMINGTON HILLS, MI April 23, 2024 - We are excited to announce Paul Lemmen is returning to Humanetics as Global Business Development Manager. Paul first joined Humanetics in 2007 and led the development of numerous programs including the Q Dummies and THORAX for THOR ATDs. Paul will join the Humanetics Safety team that is responsible for developing the next generation of advanced ATDs and will work closely together with Humanetics Digital developing the integrated digital platforms that will drive improved performance and efficiency in the digital ATD lab. 

Paul Lemmen

Mark Westen, President Humanetics Safety commented: “Paul has been a key individual in the safety community working closely with NCAPs, OEMs, regulators, and Tier 1 suppliers to drive innovation in vehicle safety and ATD technology. There are few people in the Safety space with such a depth of technical knowledge of our global customers’ needs and innovative technology. As we look to help customers drive efficiencies in their testing processes and manage the introduction of more simulation into test procedures, Paul’s engineering expertise, as well as his first-hand knowledge of customers’ needs, will be very valuable.”

“We continue to deliver the digital roadmap that we laid out several years ago to not only advance virtual testing, but to integrate virtual with physical testing. We’ve partnered with many technology companies and formed defined programs with OEMs to jointly realize our digital vision.” outlined Karsten Newbury, President of Humanetics Digital. “We are excited to have Paul join us to further advance our digital solutions, to realize tangible benefits for our customers and continue our mission to save lives.”

Commenting on his return to Humanetics, Paul Lemmen said: “I have always had a passion for Humanetics and the team. The business has been transformed in the last five years, with new capabilities, new technologies and an ambitious vision that will help drive the safety industry forwards. I am excited to rejoin Humanetics - their technical expertise, their quality, the speed of execution and their integration of hardware and software, is unmatched in the market. I look forward to supporting the team in bringing their new integrated roadmap to customers.”

Paul will report to Mark Westen, President Humanetics Safety, and will be based in the Humanetics Wateringen office, in The Netherlands, starting June 1st, 2024.

About Humanetics

Our Mission: Protecting Humans in Motion

Humanetics is an Industrial technology group, and a leading provider of safety systems, crash test dummies (ATDs), simulation software (RAMSIS), CAE models, human body models, complete line of passive & active safety SW & testing solutions, precision sensors, fiber optics and laser material processing solutions. The group is organized into three divisions (Safety, Digital and Sensors) focused on precision engineering and software development that puts humans at the heart of industrial design. The group has over 1000 employees located in facilities worldwide, with our global corporate headquarters in Farmington Hills, Michigan, USA.

For information, please contact:

Barney Loehnis, CMO, Humanetics, [email protected] +1 203 246 1397

Barney Loehnis

Barney Loehnis

Barney is the President of Humanetics Sensors & Chief Marketing Officer, leading our Sensor group and marketing growth programs, strategic communications, and customer experience design. He has led marketing and digital transformations in Europe, Asia and the USA in B2B, B2C and agency sectors, for clients like IBM, VW, Huawei, Qualcomm and Mercer Consulting. Barney is a British and American citizen, a bad runner and avid cook.