Kleineidam Joins Leica's Managing Board
February 25, 2002
Dr. Gerhard Kleineidam recently joined Leica Microsystems' managing board. He will begin his new position with responsibilities for the Microsystems Division. On September 1, 2002, he will take Horst Wegener's place as CEO. Wegener will join the company's supervisory board as deputy chairman. Before joining Leica, Kleineidam was a member of the managing board of Diehl-Stiftung & Co. He studied at the Technical University of Aachen, where he acquired his doctorate in aerospace engineering.
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