As a Member of the Executive Board of Carl Zeiss AG, Ludwin Monz heads the Medical Technology segment. In addition, he is the Member of the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group responsible for Corporate Quality Management and Research & Technology, and oversees the Japan, Spain, France and Turkey sales regions. He is also President & CEO of Carl Zeiss Meditec AG. In addition to his offices as Chairman and Member of the Supervisory Boards of ZEISS companies, he is Member of the Strategy Board of the Henley Business School and Member of the University Council of Friedrich Schiller University in Jena. Dr. Monz constantly works on increasing the company's competitiveness by focusing sharply on innovation and the customer. Right now, the company's digital strategy is particularly important to him.
I am primarily working on developing the strategic framework for Human Resources at MED and ensuring its operational implementation - together with my HR Team. This includes amongst others recruiting, personnel development and performance management.
In the SSC in Australia / New Zealand, my team and I, we are the primary interface to the customers. Our goal is to create loyalty to the brand and excitement.
As Head of Sales for OPT APAC, I am responsible for OPT sales performance and implementation of the OPT strategy in APAC.
Average work day in Singapore: 08.30-19.00
Average work day in Sydney: 08.30-20.30. Sydney frequently has late evening calls with colleagues in Germany (sometimes at 00.00)
Travel: peak of travel last year with around 75% of the time on the road.
I have two main areas of responsibility: I am leading the Competence Center IOLs & Sterile consumables (located in Berlin, Germany & La Rochelle, France) and I am responsible for the MED Consumables Supply Chain (also known as Demand Management and Order Fulfillment).