Matthias Harsch (CEO)
As Chief Executive Officer at Leica Camera AG since 1 September 2017, Matthias Harsch holds responsibility for the Sales & Retail, Marketing & Communications, Digital, Product Division Photo and Business Development. Previously he was the CEO of LOEWE AG and spent many years at the helm of the Bizerba Group as a managing director. Before joining Leica, Matthias Harsch was a partner at candidus management consulting.
Dr. Marita Paasch (COO)
Dr. Marita Paasch has been a member of the Management Board since 1 June 2018 and is responsible for the areas Operations, Research & Development, Procurement, Customer Care and Supply Chain Management. Most recently, she led the business unit Advanced Materials at Mondi AG, a stock market listed, international manufacturer of paper and packaging materials, from 2014. Prior to this, she worked for more than 18 years in various management functions at Schott AG, Mainz, a globally active technology concern in the fields of special glasses and glass-ceramics.
Ronald Marcel Peters (CFO)
Ronald Marcel Peters, responsible as Management Board member since 1 April 2012 for the areas of Controlling, Finance, Legal & Compliance, HR, IT and Facility Management, has many years of experience in controlling and management in the areas of Finance and IT as well as the optical industry. Most recently he was the CFO of the Leica Microsystems Group in Wetzlar, the leading manufacturer of microscopes and scientific instruments. He has been connected with this company since 1998 with only a brief interruption.