European Professional Beekeepers Association

Walter Haefeker

Having founded his own company Merkle Microcomputer Munich, Germany in 1983, Walter moved to Siemens in Germany before going onto their American operation in Silicon Valley California. He then moved within the group heading up their personal computing division. He moved on into other software and computing positions at strategic management level before setting up Mediaplex Inc. which he floated on the NASDAQ (MPLX). He decided to return to Germany in 2000 with his family in and took up beekeeping and became vice president of the EPBA in 2000.