Thomas Breitfelder
Technical Director


Thomas Breitfelder joined the Company in 1997 after completing his degree in Building Materials Technology at the University of Weimar. There is a strong family connection with the glass industry as both his father and grandfather were leading technologist in the special glass industry.

His career with SORG began in the conventional furnace department as a project engineer. Afterwards he became Head of the Technology group responsible for the design of all SORG furnaces and since 2019 Thomas is the Technical Director of Nikolaus Sorg.