The AT&S Supervisory Board has appointed Karl M. Asamer as new Chief Financial Officer of AT & S Austria Technologie & Systemtechnik AG with effect from 1 April 2014. Mr Asamer succeeds Thomas Obendrauf, whose tenure as Chief Financial Officer concluded on 31 March 2013.
The 43-year-old Upper Austrian comes to AT&S from the Geka Group in Bechhofen, Germany, where he was managing partner. Before that he was responsible for finance at various international automotive and aviation companies. He has a degree in business administration from Johannes Kepler University in Linz.
Karl Asamer’s appointment restores the three-strong Management Board team to full strength, with Chairman Andreas Gerstenmayer and Chief Technical Officer Heinz Moitzi working alongside him. “I am delighted to be running AT&S with a full-strength Management Board team once again as we face up to the exciting challenges ahead. I wish Mr Asamer the best possible start in his new role and look forward to working with him,” added CEO Andreas Gerstenmayer.