Our EMEA team – give us a call

Got a question? Need a quote? We are here to help! Get in touch with one of our sales managers in EMEA below, or find a local distributor further down.

Karen Scammell

VP OEM Sales

Karen has significant experience leading sales teams globally to drive design wins, revenue growth, and deliver long-term delighted customers. Karen has worked in plastics, analytical instrumentation, laser micromachining for life science and semiconductor markets. Karen has a BS in Plastics Engineering and an MBA from Northeastern University.


Languages spoken: English

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +1 978 761 7528

Sascha Häuser

VP Sales

With us since 2007, Sascha has more than 20 years of experience in the laser industry where he worked with solid-state lasers, disc lasers, CPAs, OPOs, frequency conversion, fiber lasers, and supercontinuum. In addition to his technical background, Sascha holds a diploma in Business Administration from FOM Essen.


Languages spoken: German and English


Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +49 221 99511 611

Martin Laging

Senior Sales Manager, Koheras OEM

Martin joined NKT Photonics in 2018. He has been working in the photonics industry sales since 2004 and served OEM and key accounts in the fiber laser market. Martin received his Ph.D. in Molecular Biology from the University of Göttingen in 2001.


Languages spoken: German, English, and Spanish

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +49 221 99511 614

Nicolai Granzow

Senior Sales Manager, D/A/CH, Materials Science

Nicolai Granzow joined NKT Photonics in 2014, after gaining sales experience in the laser safety business. He received his Ph.D. in physics from the Max Planck Institute for the Science of Light in Erlangen, where he investigated supercontinuum generation in photonic crystal fibers.


Languages spoken: German and English

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +49 221 99511 613

Thorge Holm

Senior Sales Manager, D/A/CH, Quantum & Life Sciences

Thorge Holm joined us in 2017 from a researcher position on super-resolution microscopy at the University of Würzburg. He received his diploma in physics from the University of Bielefeld where he had focused on experimental physics, optical technologies, and photonics.


Languages spoken: German and English

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +49 221 99511 612

Thomas Ferhat

Senior Sales Manager, France

With us since 2014, Thomas Ferhat is responsible for the French market. In his previous position, he was in charge of the scientific division for ROFIN Baasel France. In 2012, he obtained a Master’s degree in Physics & Business from the University of Bordeaux after spending a year at CREOL at the University of Central Florida.


Languages spoken: French and English


Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +33 6 48 98 39 76

Bruno Lefèvre

Senior Sales Manager, EMEA, Scientific & Distribution

With a degree in Electronics & Electrical from the University of Cachan and more than 40 years’ experience, Bruno has covered a wide range of positions from R&D to sales – since 2000 in the photonics industry. In 2018, he joined NKT Photonics with a focus on scientific and industrial sales for EMEA (except France, Germany, Austria, and Switzerland). Bruno is also in charge of the distribution channels for EMEA.


Languages spoken: French, English, Spanish

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +33 7 698 697 13

Marc Smillie

Senior Sales Manager, UK & Ireland

Marc holds an Engineering Doctorate (Eng.D.) in lasers and optics from the University of Strathclyde, having previously studied for a Masters in Physics. He has over 10 years’ experience working in the photonics industry, with a background in defence R&D he has more recently moved to more customer facing roles. Marc joined NKT Photonics in 2022 to manage sales in the UK and Ireland.


Languages spoken: English

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +44 7506 713625

Robert Whitehouse

Business Development Director, Aerospace & Defense

Robert Whitehouse joined NKT Photonics in 2022, taking responsibility for business development for our Aerospace & Defense activities. He joined NKT Photonics with experience in aerospace, security, and defense gained from working at Tekever, Roke, and InSync Technology. Robert has a degree in Engineering Physics from Loughborough University.


Languages spoken: English

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +44 7950 370 333

Ed McCartin

Senior Sales Manager, Aerospace & Defense

Ed is a Senior Sales & Business Development Manager. With a background at Thorlabs TQE, JK Lasers, and EM4 Inc., he excels in sales strategy and deal negotiation. Ed’s proven track record extends to North American and European markets, where he supports Tier 1 Defense Contractors, Government Agencies, National Laboratories, Armed Services Laboratories (Navy, Army, Air Force), and NASA.


Languages spoken: English

Phone icon Phone icon Phone: +1 781 879 2418

Distributors in the EMEA region

We service all regions and countries directly, but if you prefer, you can also go through our trusted distributors – find your preferred partner below.



Via Rota, 37
20900 Monza (MB)

Phone: +39 039 834977

Via Monte Giberto, 15
00138 Roma

Phone: (+39) 06 87657838
Mail: info@optoprim.it
Web: www.optoprim.it


Interlab sp. z o.o.
ul. Kosiarzy 37 paw. 20, 02-953 Warszawa

Phone: +48 228408170
Mail: interlab@interlab.pl
Web: www.interlab.pl

Eurotek International Sp. z o.o.
Skrzetuskiego 6,
02-726 Warszawa, Poland

Phone: +48 22 843 79 40
Web: https://eurotek-int.business.site/


RK Tech Kft.
Kőszál u.6
H-1163 Budapest, Hungary

Phone: +36 1 402 0721
Fax: +36 1 403 8375
Web: http://www.rktech.hu/

Spain & Portugal

C/ Julián Camarillo, 26. 28037 Madrid. Spain

Phone: +34 91 377 50 06
Mail: alvaro.guadano@lasing.com
Web: www.lasing.com

Czech Republic & Slovak Republic

Křivoklátská 37, 199 00 Praha 9, CZ

Phone: +420 607 014 272
Mail: brezina@optixs.cz
Web: www.optixs.cz

Belgium, Netherlands & Luxembourg

Photon Mission Bv
Ratelwacht 3,
6641 EN Beuningen
The Netherlands

Phone +31 6 52847279 & +31 6 83938557
Mail: info@photonmission.com
Web : www.photonmission.com

Lithuania, Latvia & Estonia

Sauletekio ave. 15,
LT-10224 Vilnius, Lithuania

Phone: +370 5 219 6359
Mail: info@monospektra.com
Web: www.monospektra.com

Germany, Austria & Switzerland

Mountain Photonics GmbH
Albert-Einstein-Str. 18
86899 Landsberg am Lech

Phone: +49 (0)8191 985199 0
Fax: +49 (0)8191 985199 99
Mail: info@mphotonics.de


New Technology SK Ltd.
11 Tuval Street, 7th Floor
Ramat Gan, 52522, Israel

Phone: +972-3-6792056
Mail: nissim@newtech.co.il
Web: www.newtech.co.il


Innova Teknoloji Dis Tic. Müm. San. Ltd. Sti.
Fetih Mahallesi Tahralı Sokak No:7 A Blok D:21
34704 Ataşehir – İstanbul/ TURKEY

Phone : +90 (216) 315 03 36-37
Mail: eryetistir@innova-teknoloji.com 
Web: www.innova-teknoloji.com

Sweden, Norway & Finland

4photonics AB
Boråsvägen 5
435 31 Mölnlycke

Mail: info@4photonics.com
Web: www.4photonics.com