Max Philipp

CIGRE member and chairman of the local A2 transformer working group


Max Philipp


Max has over 28 years’ experience in the field of Transformers, Substations and Management.  In his previous engagement, Max worked for Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen GmbH of Germany.


In his career he led successfully 2 of their subsidiaries.  The first one was Reinhausen Australia, and his last engagement was as Managing Director for Reinhausen Asia Pacific in Malaysia.


His customer base included Power Utilities, High & Medium Voltage Substations, Transformer Manufacturers and Industrial customers in the Asia Pacific region.  Max left Reinhausen in 2010 and established MP Consult Sdn Bhd in Malaysia where he currently works as a Consultant and Trainer.


His technical expertise includes Voltage regulation, Commissioning of OLTC, Selection Criteria’s for Power Transformers, Technical Understanding & Evaluation of Products and Fault Prevention & Damage Investigation.


Max is a CIGRE member and is the head of the local A2 transformer working group of CIGRE Malaysian National Committee.

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