Joachim Fietz – Chief Executive Officer
Joachim Fietz heads the Vincotech Group. Joining the company in January 2009, Joachim previously held senior positions in engineering, sales, and operations during a career spanning more than two decades.
Most recently, he served as CEO of Innominate Security Technologies AG, a Berlin-based company funded by venture capital that develops and sells advanced network security products to global customers. Before, he was Managing Director of Storage Technology GmbH, where he restructured and refocused the business to achieve significant profit and sales increases. At Sun Microsystems, he managed the German sales team, where he drove growth in core vertical markets.
Joachim earned a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Hanover, graduating summa cum laude.
Eckart Seitter – Senior VP Global Sales & Marketing
As SVP Global Sales and Marketing, Eckart Seitter’s mission is to drive sales growth, win new customers, and boost design-win performance. Joining Tyco Electronics in 1999, he has served as Director Global Sales and Manager Product Marketing, and successfully developed sales in the renewable power generation market. With over 15 years experience as a manager and executive, he has a strong background and leadership skills in international sales, strategic marketing, and business development.
Previously serving as Industry Marketing Manager Mobile Communication at Molex Services GmbH, where he developed European mobile phone accounts, Eckart was also International Sales and Project Manager for military, aerospace, and medical industries sales at AXON`Kabel GmbH.
Eckart earned a bachelor’s degree in Engineering from the University of Technology in Esslingen, Germany, and a master’s degree in International Marketing from the Export-Akademie Baden-Württemberg.
Károly Gurmai – General Manager – Bicske Plant
As General Manager of the Bicske plant, Károly Gurmai is responsible for the facility’s operations and putting lean principles into practice.
Károly joined the company in 1998 to head up controlling, later moving up to lead the entire administrative department. In 2008, he was entrusted with the management of the Bicske plant and tasked to transform the aging facility into a modern factory. Before that, he was a logistics manager in charge of production planning at A.C.S Rt.
Károly earned a master’s degree in corporate finance and operations management from Budapest University of Economics.
Gyula Kemény - Chief Financial Officer
As CFO, Gyula Kemény is responsible for managing the Vincotech Group’s finances including financial planning and financial reporting. He strives to add more value for the company by implementing best practices and focusing on productivity and transparency throughout the whole organization.
Gyula joined the company in 2013 as the Finance Director of the Bicske plant. His local responsibilities have been extended to the Group level in 2018 as he was promoted to General Manager Finance. In 2020 Gyula became a member of the Vincotech Senior Leadership Team as CFO.
Gyula has more than 15 years’ experience in the electronic manufacturing industry. Previously he worked as finance manager for the manufacturing sites of the Elcoteq Group in Hungary. He gained experience in global business services by working in process lead position at the Budapest business center of British Petrol.
Gyula earned a master’s degree in corporate finance and operations management at the University of Economics in Pécs and a bachelor degree in programming and mathematics at the University of Szeged.