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    Executive Board and
    Leadership Team

Executive Board EOS GROUP

Dr. Hans J. Langer | Founder & Chairman 

Dr. Hans J. Langer is the Chairman of the EOS GROUP, a family owned business. He is in charge of the strategic alignment of the EOS GROUP of companies. 

In 1989, Dr. Hans J. Langer founded EOS, with the vision to produce three-dimensional objects directly from CAD data, using laser technology. With a pioneering spirit and an in depth knowledge of market requirements, Dr. Langer expanded the company into an independent and world-leading manufacturer of high-end solutions in the field of additive manufacturing (AM). 

Prior to the founding of EOS, Dr. Langer was active in research at the Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics, and Managing Director at General Scanning. He studied Physics at the Technical University of Munich and was awarded a PhD in Laser Technology at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich in 1980.

Glynn Fletcher | Vice Chairman & President of EOS North America, Inc.

Glynn Fletcher has been serving as president of North America, Inc. since March 2015. In addition he oversees a subsidiary of EOS: Advanced Laser Materials (ALM), a leading provider of high-performance polymers, including customized blends for the AM. Prior to joining the company Glynn Fletcher gathered extensive experience in different managing positions – including 18 years with GF Machining Solutions. 

Glynn Fletcher served a 4 year technical apprenticeship, has a mechanical engineering certificate. He has lectured on Machine Tool Design at Warwick University, UK & completed management development courses at IMD, Lausanne, Switzerland & Kellogg Business School, Chicago USA.

Marie Langer | Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

As the second founder generation Marie Langer took over as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of EOS in October 2019 and is responsible for the strategic direction of EOS and its subsidiaries. Her key goals are digitization, industrialization and sustainability of 3D printing. This involves the integration of industrial 3D printing into the digital value chain of production and the further industrialization of the technology for series production. At the same time, Marie Langer is passionately driving forward a comprehensive corporate concept that combines innovation and sustainability with the goal of enabling a responsible manufacturing that offers customers competitive yet sustainable solutions, at the same time offering social and ecological benefits to the world.

Marie Langer has previously held various leadership positions at EOS, including management of the social venture program as well as corporate and business development for the broader EOS GROUP.

She is a qualified psychologist specialized on organizational and educational psychology, holds a degree in corporate leadership from the IESE Business School and before EOS founded ELEMENT A, an initiative to promote innovation in education.

Dr. Florian Mes | Chief Performance Officer

Dr. Florian Mes joined EOS as the Chief Performance Officer of the EOS GROUP in January 2021 with a focus on Operational Excellence. In his role, he is responsible for Finance, Operations and IT. Previously, he was a partner at a management consultancy. He has extensive expertise in the areas of transformation and performance improvement programs, finance excellence and corporate finance.

Dr. Florian Mes holds a degree in business administration and economics from the University of Regensburg and a doctorate in business administration (Dr. rer. oec.) from the University of Wuppertal.

Leadership Team EOS GROUP

Marie Langer | Managing Director EOS GmbH (CEO)
Eric Paffrath | Managing Director EOS GmbH (CFO)
Horst Wladarsch | Managing Director EOS GmbH (COO)
Glynn Fletcher | Vice Chairman & President EOS North America, Inc.
David Leigh | Chief Technology Officer
Martin Bullemer | Managing Director AMCM
Juliane Finke | Senior Vice President Human Resources, EOS GmbH | © EOS
Juliane Finke | Senior Vice President Human Resources, EOS GmbH
Markus Glasser | Senior Vice President EMEA
Dr. Hannes Gostner | Senior Vice President Division Metal Systems
Dr. Marco Nock | Director Innovation Management
Terrence Oh | Senior Vice President Asia Pacific
Dr. Tim Rüttermann | Senior Vice President Division Polymer
Martin Steuer | Senior Vice President Division Software
Nikolai Zaepernick | Senior Vice President Life Cycle Solutions