Since 1.1.2017 the son of Volkmar Hegewald, Dr. Jan Hegewald, is managing director and main shareholder of Hegewald & Peschke Meß- und Prüftechnik GmbH.
Dr. Jan Hegewald studied Physical Chemistry at the Technical University of Dresden and obtained his doctorate at the Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research in Leipzig. Since 2010 he has been working for Hegewald & Peschke Mess- und Prüftechnik GmbH. Here, he initially managed the company's international sales activities. This also included the training of the worldwide foreign representatives.
Together with the company's founders, Volkmar Hegewald and Volker Peschke, he now manages the company and stands for a sustainable continuation of the owner-managed company.