Markus Limberger has been appointed to the position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) on the Board of Leica Camera AG with effect from 1 September 2011. In his function he is responsible for Development & Engineering, Procurement, Quality Management, Operations, Customer Care, Logistics and the Business Unit Sport Optics. He began his career in 1994 with Rodenstock Präzisionsoptik (now Qioptiq Photonics GmbH & Co. KG), a manufacturer of optomechanical and optoelectronic systems. After occupying several management positions in Logistics, Procurement and Production, the last position he held in the company was Manager of the Munich factory, overseeing a workforce of 150 employees. From 2007 to 2011 he joined Uwe Weller Feinwerktechnik GmbH in Wetzlar as Managing Director.
Ronald Marcel Peters
Ronald Marcel Peters has acted as Chief Financial Officer and Board Member of Leica Camera AG since 1 April 2012, where he is responsible for Controlling, Finance, Legal & Compliance, HR, IT and Facility Management. He brings to the role numerous years of experience in controlling and management in finance, IT and the optical industry. Until recently, he held the position of CFO at Leica Microsystems Group in Wetzlar, the leading manufacturer of microscopes and scientific instruments, a company with which he has been involved almost continuously since 1998. In 2008 Ronald Marcel Peters was the of CFO at Hach Lange Europe, a laboratory and online water analysis specialist. Both Leica Microsystems and Hach Lange Europe belong to the Danaher Corporation in Washington D.C., USA.