Andreas Thun

Member of the Supervisory Board of init SE / first elected in 2022

Independent Entrepreneur

Personal data

  • Date of birth: 1955
  • Nationality: German
  • Place of residence: Wandlitz, OT Lanke, Brandenburg, Germany


Professional career

1976 – 1978: VEB Kombinat Kraftwerksanlagenbau, Berlin, EDV maintenance engineer

1978 – 1979: Compulsory military service

1979 – 1990: VEB Werk für Fernsehelektronik, Berlin, development engineer, Head of Department for R&D of Infrared Detectors

1990 – 1991: Preparation of the company foundation and foundation of iris-GmbH infrared & intelligent sensors together with INIT GmbH

1991 – 2020: Managing Director of iris-GmbH

2020 – today: Managing director of Landsensor GmbH, partner of iris-GmbH



Studied business administration at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg/Germany