Stefan Neumair, managing director and CFO at Laser 2000 in Germany, has taken over the management of the French sister company Laser 2000, effective from 1 October 2008.
Neumair is replacing Jean-Pierre Durand, the long-standing managing director. Durand is retiring, but will continue to serve as consultant.
At the same time, Dr Andreas Hornsteiner, who has been responsible for the network and LWL division at Laser 2000 Germany since 1997, is appointed divisional manager of sales and marketing in France. Marketing activities will, in future, be planned and implemented mutually.