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, Quality Management, 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.