Stuart Singer appointed new CEO of Schneider Optics, Inc.

Effective December 16, 2019, Stuart Singer starts as Chief Executive Officer of Schneider Optics Inc., the US subsidiary of Schneider-Kreuznach.

Stuart will be responsible for the sustainable growth of Schneider Optics by reinforcing business and partnerships with current customers, developing new business and new opportunities for the years to come. 

“My vision is to optimize the company’s standing in Industrial Optics, Optical filters and Cine Optics,” said Stuart Singer, CEO, Schneider Optics. “I am also looking forward to building the technical sales team and taking the forefront in optical solutions and applications.”

Stuart has a degree in Physics from Ohio State University and a degree in Physics/Optics from Hofstra University. He started his career at Loral Fairchild Imaging Systems, NY managing the optical engineering and fabrication departments, specializing in optical systems for space and defense. In April 1994, he joined Schneider Optics, Inc. as Senior Vice President and CTO. He co-developed the Motion Picture Filter Division, its manufacturing process and design of the filters. For the last two years, Singer served as the Senior Technical Director of Ruda Cardinal, Inc.

“We are glad to have Stuart back,” said Heiko Kober, CEO of Jos. Schneider Optische Werke GmbH. “With his vast experience in the optical industry and his profound technical knowledge, he will be an essential force, not only for Schneider Optics, but for the whole Schneider Group. We wish him all the best and are looking forward to a successful cooperation.”


Stuart Singer - new CEO of Schneider Optics, Inc.