Matthias Metz is a member of the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group and heads the Consumer Markets division. He is also responsible for the sales regions in Belgium, the Netherlands, South Africa and Latin America. Matthias Metz has been a member of the Executive Board of the ZEISS Group since 2015. He is also Chairman of the Management Board of Carl Zeiss Vision International GmbH.
In addition to his mandates as chairman of the supervisory board and member of the supervisory board of ZEISS companies, he is deputy chairman of the supervisory board of Zwiesel Kristallglas AG, Zwiesel. In addition, he is Vice President of the IHK Ostwuerttemberg and member of the European Board of the DIHK.
Matthias Metz was born on November 16, 1970 in Plauen. After training as a banker at Bayerische Vereinsbank Nürnberg in 1992, he studied business administration at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg and graduated in 1997 with a degree in business administration. In 2001 he received his doctorate in economics and social sciences from the University of Lüneburg. rer. pole.