Aldo Kamper will be the chief executive at Osram Opto Semiconductors effective Oct. 1, 2010, succeeding the retiring Dr. Rüdiger Müller.
Müller was head of the optoelectronic semiconductor business for 22 years at Osram Opto Semiconductors and formerly at Siemens.
"Down to this very day, Dr. Rüdiger Müller has been one of the driving forces worldwide in the development of LED technology, which now reaches far into our everyday lives," said Martin Goetzeler, CEO of parent company, Osram. "With Aldo Kamper, we have been able to win a successor from our own ranks – someone who will advance Osram Opto Semiconductors and make his own mark.”
Kamper started his professional career at Osram in 1994. Since 2006, he has held the post of executive vice president and general manager, Specialty Lighting at Osram Sylvania in the U.S.
Dr. Rüdiger Müller is pictured on the right, Aldo Kamper on the left.
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