4M2C Projects & Services
enablingMNT Reviews

moving MNT (micro nano technology) into the marketplace

4M2C PATRIC SALOMON was launched as a consultancy company in July 2002, based in Berlin/Germany. The company has its focus on all aspects of marketing and strategy support for the micro- and nanotechnology (MNT) dependant industry. “4M2C” stands for Microtechnology, Media, Management, Marketing, Communication, and Consulting – describing the company’s main activities.


  • Business Strategy Consulting
  • Project Management
  • Strategic Marketing
  • Marketing Communications
  • Sales/Partner Network Development
  • Market Research
  • Publication of MST Industry Reviews

                    ... in all areas of Micro- and Nanotechnologies                                          ... through partnerships with other consultants

Patric Salomon (Dipl.-Ing.) is owner and director of 4M2C PATRIC SALOMON. He has an engineering background and is a contributing editor of mstnews, the major European MST/MEMS journal.

Patric Salomon has published more than 30 papers and contributes to the program committees of conferences like SPIE Micromachining and Microfabrication - MOEMS and Miniaturized Systems (USA) and COMS - International Conference on the Commercialization of Micro and Nano Systems (Europe, USA). In addition, he has been invited to evaluate EC projects. Since 2003, he has been advisor to the MNT program of the State of Victoria in Australia.

Prior to starting his own company, he launched German operations for a French MEMS provider in January 2000, where his main responsibilities included strategic marketing and European marketing communications.

During his 10 years as a project manager for microsystems consultancy at VDI/VDE-IT, he had responsibility for the funding of industrial projects of the German microsystems program. From 1998, he was the main point of contact for links to European MNT networks (NEXUS, EURIMUS, EUROPRACTICE, IVAM), East-European projects (NEXUSPAN), and overseas projects (DARPA/USA, Asia), and also the manager of commercial networking/transfer projects.

Patric Salomon obtained first industry experience during 2.5 years as a project manager for an electronic communications system company in Berlin, after obtaining his university degree in microelectronics at Berlin University in 1987.


Patric R. Salomon - Managing Director
Cranachstrasse 1, 12157 Berlin, Germany
Phone: +49 30 2435 7870
Fax: +49 69 1330 6496 553
E-mail: patricsalomon@web.de