Management

Mag. Hannes Haunschmid

Mag. Hannes Haunschmid
CEO abatec group AG, CEO abatec GmbH

After studying business administration at the Johannes Kepler University in Linz, Hannes Haunschmid began his professional career at consulting firms in Munich and Vienna. In 2007 a switch into the KTM Industries Group took place, where he held various management positions since that time. From December 2007 until July 2016 Hannes Haunschmid was a member of the Management Board and CEO of the WP Performance Systems Group. Since August 2016 he is member of the Management Board of Pierer Industrie AG and since July 12, 2018 Mr. Haunschmid has been CEO of abatec group AG and CEO of abatec GmbH.

Andreas Krifka

Mag. Andreas Krifka
​CEO abatec GmbH

During his studies in economics at the universities of Innsbruck and Linz, Andreas Krifka already did diverse internships in the financial department of KTM AG. He started his professional career in investment controlling of KTM Industries AG, where he took over the commercial management of the AGM Durmont Austria investment in May 2013. From April 2015 Mr. Krifka had been CEO of the company. In September 2016 Andreas Krifka started at KTM Components GmbH, where he first worked as a strategic project leader and from November 2016 to June 2018 he acted as CFO and member of the mangement team. Since July 2018 Andreas Krifka has been employed in the business development department of Pierer Industrie AG and in this context he has been CEO of abatec GmbH since August 2018.

Johann Maier

DI Dr. Johann Maier, MBA
Managing Director abatec GmbH (CTO)

Johann Maier acquired his profound knowlege in the fields of technology and economics during his education at the polytechnic school (HTL) of Salzburg, where he specialised in electrical engineering. He also completed his technical studies at the universities of Graz and Vienna. After his studies Mr. Maier gained work expericence for many years. Since 2005 Johann Maier had been working for the company AB Mikroelektronik GmBH, last as director of the business segment for control units and power modules for the automotive supply industry. In March 2019, Mr. Maier started his career as CEO of abatec GmbH.