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Attocube announces change of leadership

From April 1st, attocube has a new management board. After 15 successful years with double-digit growth rates, Dr. Dirk Haft and Professor Khaled Karraï, who founded attocube systems in 2001, will now transfer the running of the company to Dr. Martin Zech.

Alongside his new function on the Management Board of WITTENSTEIN AG, Dr. Haft will carry on shaping and guiding the success story of attocube systems AG as Chairman of the Supervisory Board. Professor Karraï will continue to support the company as Scientific Director. As in the past 15 years, he will steer the development of ideas as Innovation Manager and accompany the development processes for new products as Scientific Mentor.

Dr. Martin Zech (born in 1979) will take over as Managing Director of attocube systems AG after seven years at the company and a long track record of collaboration with its founders. He graduated with a doctorate in Physics from the University of Konstanz in 2007. Following two years as a research assistant at Harvard University in Cambridge (Massachusetts), he joined attocube systems AG as Product Manager and Head of Product Management in 2009. Since 2011 he is the company’s Chief Technical Officer.

His experience as a scientist and as a product and technology manager means he is ideally equipped to keep attocube systems AG on course for success in the coming years.