New COO at Z-Laser

Published:  13 February, 2015

Z-LaserASER Optoelektronik GmbH, a German manufacturer of laser cutting modules and projectors for the past 30 years, has announced the appointment of Rüdiger Ruh as COO of the company as of January 1 2015.

Rüdiger Ruh (a 43 years old, graduate engineer), studied precision engineering at the FH Furtwangen University and started his career as a development engineer in the field of optical sensor technology. Later he worked as head of development in engineering. Most recently he was Managing Director of a medium-sized technology company, which is also a longstanding partner of Z-Laser. "With the appointment of Rüdiger Ruh, the company becomes younger and will get a new structure, which is necessary due to the fast and successful growth of the company”, says Z-Laser founder Kurt-Michael Zimmermann (graduate industrial engineer).

Z-Laser operate across a number of industrial sectors including in the leather and leather products industries.