The PI Shareholders appointed Dr. Patrick Pertsch as additional Managing Director of PI Ceramic GmbH and this appointment takes effect from October 1, 2018. PI Ceramic, a subsidiary of PI (Physik Instrumente in Karlsruhe), is located in Lederhose in the German Federal State of Thuringia and is also one of the global leaders for actuator and sensor piezo products.
Looking forward to successful cooperation in the PI Ceramic General Management: Dr. Karl Spanner, Dr. Patrick Pertsch, and Dr. Peter Schittenhelm (from left to right) (image: PI)
Dr. Pertsch has been working at PI for 20 years and has successfully demonstrated his commitment to the company as operations manager for PI Ceramic. An important corporate objective in the future will be combining customer centricity with continuity.
PI Ceramic currently employs over 320 staff in Lederhose, including no less than 70 engineers, in piezo research, development and manufacture. A broad range of expertise in the complex development and manufacturing process of functional ceramic components in conjunction with state-of-the-art equipment ensures high quality, flexibility and adherence to supply deadlines.
The company offers piezoceramic solutions for all important high-tech markets from industrial automation and the semiconductor industry, medical technology, mechanical engineering, and high-precision engineering to the aeronautics industry and the automotive industry.