Management

Dr.-Ing. Konrad Zürl

Dr.-Ing. Konrad Zürl
Dr.-Ing. Konrad Zürl

Konrad Zürl is ART's CEO in the management team, having founded the company in 1999. The company has since experienced continuous steady growth, with a worldwide customer base. After graduating in electrical engineering at Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU) in Erlangen, he progressed to scientist at the chair of Applied Optics. In 1992, he was seconded to Siemens Corporate Research, Princeton, NJ as visiting scientist. His thesis was about parallel optoelectronic data transmission. In 1995, he moved from academia to industry, holding several R&D management positions in the field of optoelectronic measurement technology, mainly for medical purposes.

Dr. Armin Weiss

Dr. Armin Weiss
Dr. Armin Weiss

Armin Weiss joined ART in 1999 and became CTO of the management team in 2002. He studied Physics at Technical University Munich, receiving a PhD on biophysical mechanisms of ‘New Forest Disease’ following experimental fieldwork in the Bavarian Alps. In 1996 he moved to industry to work on medically related optical measurement techniques in a startup company. In 1998 he joined the German based development team of Qualisys AB, working on the development of their optical tracking technology.

Ulrich Probost
Ulrich Probost

Ulrich Probost

Ulrich joined ART in 2009 in the role of an application engineer. In addition to his day to day sales and customer support activities, he focused more and more on special key accounts and, in April 2012, was promoted to Sales Director. In July 2017, Ulrich joined the General Management Team as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO).

Prior to joining ART, Ulrich studied Electrical Engineering at the University of Ulm, Germany and carried out an extended internship with Nokia Inc. in San Diego, USA. After completing his diploma thesis he joined VOLKE Consulting Engineers GmbH & Co. Planungs KG where he was involved in several development projects at BMW in Munich.