Hermann Ditz

Member of the Management Board


Hermann Ditz joined the Management Board in January 2016. He is responsible for the Business Units Advanced Optics, Electronic Packaging, Lighting and Imaging as well as for the Corporate Functions Technical Services, Operational Technology, Operational Excellence, Environment, Health and Safety (EHS).

Hermann Ditz was born in Zwiesel, Germany, in 1959. He studied materials science at the University of Erlangen and completed his studies in 1986 by receiving his ‘Diplom-Ingenieur’ master’s degree in engineering.

Portrait of Hermann Ditz, Member of the Management Board SCHOTT AG

Professional milestones

  • Appointed to the SCHOTT Management Board, 2016
  • Head of the Business Unit Electronic Packaging, 2005
  • Technical Head of the Business Unit Electronic Packaging and site manager Landshut, 1996
  • Vice President Production, SCHOTT Electronic Packaging Asia, Singapore, 1994
  • Vice President Production, Opto-Electronics, 1992
  • Joined SCHOTT in Landshut as a development engineer for glass products, 1987
  • Engineer at Hutschenreuther AG, Wiesau, Germany, 1986