Financial Times Deutschland (in German | in English) reports that Leica has changed their CEO again (seventh change in ten years). The new CEO is Adolf Alfred Schopf, 53 (update: here is the official press release with the correct name of the new CEO).
The article has also some other interesting information:
- Patrick Thomas, the head of the French luxury goods group Hermès is on the Board of Directors of Leica Camera.
- Hermès has a 49% stake in the Japanese subsidiary of Leica.