Dr. Karl Lamprecht

Member of the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group and President and CEO of Carl Zeiss Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology GmbH

Dr. Karl Lamprecht, Member of the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group

Biography

Karl Lamprecht became Member of the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group in 2018 and is responsible for the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology segment. In addition, he oversees the ZEISS Venture Board and the Patents division. He is also President and CEO of Carl Zeiss Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology GmbH.


Karl Lamprecht was born on 19 November 1964 in Zell am See, Austria. He studied physics at the University of Innsbruck and graduated in 1990 (Mag. rer. nat.) In 1993 he obtained his doctorate (Dr. rer. nat.) in physics from the University of Innsbruck. In 1995 he also completed an MBA at the Graduate School of Business at the University of Chicago.

Milestones in his career

  • 2018

    Appointment to the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group

  • 2017

    Head of the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology business group

  • 2015

    Member of the Management Board of the Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology business group and Head of the Semiconductor Manufacturing Optics strategic business unit

  • 2008

    Head of the Laser Optics strategic business unit and Managing Director of Carl Zeiss Laser Optics GmbH

  • 2005

    Joins ZEISS as Vice President of Strategic Business Development at Carl Zeiss Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology AG

  • 2002

    Investment Director at AdAstra Venture Consult GmbH, Munich

  • 1995

    Consultant at McKinsey & Company, Inc., Munich