Mr. Fischer studied physical chemistry at the Heinrich-Heine-University in Düsseldorf, Germany. There worked in fuel cell research in collaboration with German Aerospace Centre (DLR) and Centre for Fuel Cell Research (ZBT). Since 2011 he is the group leader of the Redox Flow Battery Group at the Applied Electrochemistry Department at Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology (ICT). In his position, he is responsible for the light-house project RedoxWind. Currently he is the consortium leader of the ETN network FlowCamp.