About me

Embark on my diverse electronics journey! From being an experienced hardware developer at IDS – Imaging Development Systems GmbH, where I designed circuits and PCB layouts for industrial camera systems, to founding EDATRON Solutions GmbH with a clear focus on professional Altium training and consulting services. With a wide range of qualifications, a passion for hands-on Altium training, and ongoing education, I invite you to join me in exploring the world of Altium Designer and bringing your electronic visions to life.


Hardware Developer, IDS – Imaging Development Systems GmbH

  • February 2012 – April 2021
  • Circuit development and PCB layout for industrial camera systems.
  • Execution of approximately 70 to 80 designs, including numerous production models.
  • Focus on digital circuit layouts with multilayer, HDI, and rigid-flex technology.
  • Introduction of Altium Designer and expansion to Altium Concord Pro.
  • Conducting Cadence Allegro conversions and component library migrations.
  • Administrative role within the development team.

Technical Team Lead, IDS – Imaging Development Systems GmbH

  • April 2021 – Present
  • Subproject in R&D as part of the company-wide SAP implementation.
  • Responsible for integrating the ECAD environment.
  • Team leadership in electronic development with a team of seven hardware developers.

Altium Trainer & Consultant, Sven Ingelfinger IT-Trainer

  • April 2017 – Present
  • Part-time self-employment as a trainer and consultant.
  • Specialization in all Altium products, including Altium Designer, Altium Concord Pro, Altium NEXUS, and Altium 365.

Founding of EDATRON Solutions GmbH

  • August 2023
  • CEO and Founder
  • Establishment and management of the company specializing in electronics and PCB design solutions.
  • Specialization in professional user training for Altium products.
  • Offering consulting services, training, and technical support to customers.
  • Focus on optimizing development processes and increasing user competence and efficiency.


PCB Layout

  • Multilayer, HDI, and rigid-flex designs.
  • Circuit design with a focus on digital circuits.

Software Proficiency

  • Altium Designer
  • Altium Concord Pro
  • Altium Enterprise Server
  • Altium 365

Leadership Skills

Entrepreneurial Thinking


  • Passionate about training professionals in the use of Altium Designer and Altium Enterprise Systems.
  • Successful transition to Altium Designer, implementation of Altium Vault and Altium Concord Pro, and support for PLM integration.
  • Continuous expansion, deepening, and enhancement of knowledge through numerous development projects and self-initiated training.
  • Successful consultation and support of customers in implementing Altium products.
  • Conducting online training and on-site customer training.
  • Customized customer projects related to Altium products.