The German eyewear retailer Mister Spex has hired Karl Pitrich as chief technology officer (CTO). He replaces André Neubauer, who left the company in August 2020 to become CTO of the German loan portal smava.

Prior to joining Mister Spex, Pitrich was digital expert associate partner at McKinsey & Company. At Mister Spex he reports directly to the founder and chief executive Dirk Graber.