LSP Appoints New CEO

LSP Innovative Automotive Systems GmbH, a leading force in advanced braking technology, announces the elevation of Roger Perthen to Chief Executive Officer. Succeeding the company’s esteemed founder, Dr. Thomas Leiber, Roger steps into his new role with a wealth of experience and a fresh vision for the company’s future. Dr. Leiber will not be stepping away but rather shifting his focus towards strategic initiatives within technology and business relations, continuing to shape LSP’s trajectory.

Key Highlights:

  • Roger Perthen named CEO of LSP.
  • Dr. Thomas Leiber transitions to a strategic role.
  • Perthen brings over 20 years of automotive industry experience, with a significant emphasis on Asian markets.
  • Roger’s vision includes positioning LSP as a global technology partner in motorsports and automated driving.

Roger Perthen, armed with a master’s degree in electrical engineering and information technology from the Technical University of Munich, joined LSP in 2022 as Commercial Director. His career, spanning more than two decades, is marked by significant contributions to the automotive sector, particularly in areas of innovation and market expansion.

Under Roger’s leadership, LSP is set to enhance its global presence and continue its pioneering work in braking systems. His ambition is to build upon the company’s legacy, leveraging the solid foundation laid by Dr. Leiber to drive future success. “I am looking forward to working with the talented team at LSP to further develop the company’s already strong position – and build on the experience and legacy of founder Thomas Leiber,” stated Roger.

About LSP: Founded in Munich, LSP Innovative Automotive Systems GmbH stands at the forefront of brake-by-wire technology development, offering bespoke solutions for motorsports and automated vehicles. With an expansive intellectual property portfolio, LSP is a trailblazer in creating flexible, innovative braking systems that promise to redefine future mobility standards.

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