The IFAB team consists of engineers from various fields. Our engineers have degrees in fire protection, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, reliability engineering, thermodynamics and chemistry. The comprehensive skills of our team guarantee a holistic approach from different perspectives, so that the best possible fire protection solutions can be found. Each member of the IFAB team has different qualifications in fire safety. Most of our employees also actively participate in national or international fire research projects or standards committees.

The IFAB product managers for the various fields of application are:

Alexander Saß (Dipl.-Ing. (FH)), Fire and Smoke Tests.


Phone: +49 30 643185 902

Alexander Schmidt (M.Sc.), Scientific Assistant, Rail Transport, Simulations, Quality Management


Phone: +49 30 643185 909

Office Management and Accounting:

Sascha Schoenstaedt


Phone: +49 30 643185 904

Oliver Schmid,

Technician Fire and Smoke Tests, Measurement Technology

Alexander Saß:

Bjoern Kesten (M.Sc.), Fire and smoke tests, simulations


Tel.: +49 30 643185903