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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 Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of EOS GmbH, Marie Langer, the daughter of EOS founder Dr. Hans J. Langer, is responsible for the strategic direction of EOS and its subsidiaries. In this capacity, she focuses on strategy, marketing, corporate communication, corporate culture and organization, and HR development. She has previously held various leadership positions at EOS and on the EOS supervisory board, including management of the social venture program and corporate and business development within the EOS GROUP.

Marie Langer is a qualified psychologist specializing in organizational and educational psychology. She also has a degree in corporate leadership from the IESE Business School and founded ELEMENT A, an initiative to promote innovations in education.

Rudolf Nertinger | Executive Board Member Finance

Rudolf Nertinger has been CFO of the EOS GROUP since July 2014. Before joining EOS, Mr. Nertinger held different positions in tax advisory, auditing, as well as a commercial Director and manager. He has worked in international technology companies as well as for a family-owned corporation.

Mr. Nertinger studied Business Administration at Augsburg University of Applied Sciences (Germany). He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from George Washington University (USA) and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) degree from the University of Munster (Germany).

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