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Dr. Dirk Michael Rothweiler is responsible for the global optic activities of the Jenoptik Group

(PresseBox) (Jena, ) The manager with international experience is joining Jenoptik Group from TCZ. The extended managing team of the Jenoptik Group is now complete.

Dr. Dirk Michael Rothweiler has been Head of the Optical Systems division since January 1 this year. As such he is responsible for the Jenoptik Group's global activities in the optical field. Dr. Dirk Michael Rothweiler studied physics at the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Universität Aachen where he gained his doctorate at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering. He began his professional career at Carl Zeiss AG in Oberkochen. Dr. Dirk Michael Rothweiler then moved to SUSS MicroTec AG as Managing Director Asia-Pacific, and was there responsible for the expansion of local sales and the after-sales business. In his last job the manager, who possesses international experience, was employed at TCZ, a joint venture of Cymer and Zeiss SMT in San Diego, where he was responsible for all sales and after-sales activities.

Therewith the extended managing team of the Jenoptik Group is complete. With effect from January 1 this year the Jenoptik Group has had a new organizational and management structure. The operational business of the Jenoptik Group is combined in five divisions - Optical Systems, Lasers & Material Processing, Industrial Metrology, Traffic Solutions and Defense & Civil Systems. The structure of the divisions was focused on similar client groups, technologies, development themes and production processes of the individual group companies. Strategic decisions of the Group will be made by the new Executive Management Board, with the five managers of the divisions being members of this board.