ST. GALLEN, Switzerland, Aug. 18, 2015 — Optics manufacturer Fisba AG has named Markus Hersche its new CEO. Taking over the responsibilities of Managing Director Werner Krüsi, Hershe moves into the management role from the supervisory board. Krüsi will remain active in the company following the handover by joining that same board. As CEO, Hershe will be charged with establishing strategy, driving market development and further internationalizing the company. Hersche brings many years of international management experience from the primary pharmaceutical-packaging industry, having worked for Schott Forma Vitrum, Datwyler Helvoet Pharma and the Stevanato Group. Fisba designs and manufactures custom optical components, assemblies, subsystems and instruments for medical, laser, industrial, military and space applications.