Director Materials and Material Processing, Alstom Power
Dr. Maxim Konter is Director Materials and Material Processing at Alstom Power. In this role he leads 5 Material Technology Centers worldwide providing Material Technology to all thermal power products.
After receiving his engineering and doctoral degrees in physical metallurgy and materials in Moscow in 1980-ies, Maxim spent more than 25 years in the power generation equipment industry, first at ABB Corporate Research and then at Alstom in various roles. During his carrier he was responsible for materials and processing development for advanced gas turbines, for gas turbines upgrades development, for strategy and business development projects in Service. Maxim was directly involved in development of new alloys, coatings, novel casting-, joining-, and reconditioning processes primarily for turbine parts. He holds more than 60 active patents and is author of 25 publications in this area.