Michael Putz (born 31.Jan. 1959 in Innsbruck, Austria) graduated in electronics and communications engineering. He worked in R&D in automotive engineering including explosion protected electronics of liquid hydrogen tanks, brake force distribution on trucks, fuel injection, etc. In the Austrian Institute of Technology Michael Putz worked on the design and analysis of safety related electronics. For ViennaEngineering he worked on turbo- and free-piston engines, range extender and the electromechanical brakes and is now CTO for GreenBrakes (Electro-Mechanical Brakes).