In 1985 Max Reindl graduated as a Diplom-Ingenieur of precision engineering at the University of Applied Sciences in Munich. He started his professional career at Aesculap AG in Tuttlingen, where among other functions he directed the Laser Development Group. In 1989 he assisted in the establishment of a Medical Laser Department at Baasel Lasertechnik in Starnberg. Upon returning to Aesculap Meditec in Heroldsberg, in 1991 he was put in charge of the Research and Development Department.
In 1996 Reindl went into business for himself, founding the medical technology company WaveLight AG in Erlangen. The company went public in September 1999 and since 2003 has been listed in the Prime Standard. He remained chairman of the company until 2009. Today he is CEO of the Max Reindl consulting company. He also acts as a business angel, in which function he holds shares in various companies with a focus on medicine and medical technology. In addition, he chairs the startup sponsoring association of the North Bavarian Network, innovatives Unternehmertum Nordbayern (F.U.N.) e. V. As an eye laser specialist, he is also a co-founder of the “Vision for the World”, an organization that works to improve ophthalmological care of needy persons in underdeveloped countries.
Max Reindl has been on the THEVA Advisory Board since May 2017.