DI STEFAN PIERER

DI STEFAN PIERER

Appointed until 31.12.2023

CEO, Chairman of the Executive Board of KTM AG

Strategy, Product Management, Group Quality Management, Group Purchasing

After graduating from the Montan-University in Leoben, Austria (Business and Energy Management), Stefan Pierer began his career as sales assistant at HOVAL GmbH in Marchtrenk in 1982 and then later on as sales manager for upper Austria and authorized signatory. In 1987 he founded the PIERER Mobility Group in which he acts as majority shareholder and member of the Executive Board. He has been shareholder and member of the Management Board of the KTM AG since 1992.

Supervisory board directorships at listed companies:
deputy chairman of the supervisory board SHW AG

MAG. ING. HUBERT TRUNKENPOLZ

MAG. ING. HUBERT TRUNKENPOLZ

Appointed until 31.12.2023

Member of the Executive Board of KTM AG

Marketing, Motosports, PG&A (Parts, Garments & Accessories)

After graduating from the Johannes Kepler University Linz (Business Administration), Hubert Trunkenpolz started his career at ISA Audivisual Communication Corp. as marketing manager and subsequently at TRUMAG as sales manager/managing director. He has been at CROSS Group (now KTM Industries group) since 1992 and a member of the Executive Board of KTM Motorrad AG since 2004. Hubert Trunkenpolz also became a member of the Executive Board of KTM AG in 2007. In 2018 he became a member of the supervisory board of PIERER Mobility AG.

MAG. VIKTOR SIGL, MBA

MAG. VIKTOR SIGL, MBA

Appointed until 31.12.2023

Member of the Executive Board of KTM AG

Finance and Treasury, Controlling, Law and Insurance, Risk Management and Dealer Financing, HR, IT & Organization

After graduating from the Johannes Kepler University in Linz with a degree in Business Administration, Viktor Sigl started his professional carrier at KPMG in the field of financial auditing and tax consultancy. In 2005, after completing his tax consultancy examinations and an MBA program at the University of Toronto, he joined voestalpine AG to become head of Corporate Tax & Finance Advisory. Before joining the KTM AG in 2011, Viktor Sigl was commercial director in the field of international industrial assembly. Since 2012 he has been member of the Management Board (CFO) of KTM AG and since December 2019 member of the Management Board of PIERER Mobility AG.

ING. PHILIPP HABSBURG

ING. PHILIPP HABSBURG

Appointed until 30.06.2023

Member of the Executive Board of KTM AG

Research and Development

After completing his training at HTL in Salzburg, specializing in mechanical engineering, he began his professional career in 1995 as a project manager at Palfinger AG in Salzburg. After moving to KTM Group, he worked from 1998 to 2009 as project manager, as head of the department for street motorcycles and then as development manager for the KTM vehicle. Since 2010, Philipp Habsburg has been the head of research and development, since 2011 additionally as managing director of KTM Technologies GmbH and since 2015 as authorized officer of KTM AG.

DR. THORSTEN HARTMANN

DR. THORSTEN HARTMANN

Appointed until 31.12.2021

Member of the Executive Board of KTM AG

Production and Logistics

After studying mechanical engineering at Leibnitz University in Hannover, Thorsten Hartmann earned his doctorate in logistics and production at the Technical University of Hamburg-Harburg. He began his professional career in industry at Festo AG in the region of Stuttgart in the Power tools/Festool business unit. As COO at Tooltechnic Systems AG, Thorsten Hartmann was responsible for development, quality, supply chain and production. After a phase as a self-employment in consulting and training, he joined Pierer Industrie AG as COO on March 1, 2019 and joined KTM AG as COO  in June 2020.

MAG. FLORIAN KECHT

MAG. FLORIAN KECHT

Appointed until 30.06.2023

Member of the Executive Board of KTM AG

Global Sales, Customer Service Commercial Business Development, Promotions

After completing his IBWL studies at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, Florian Kecht started his career in sales at KTM Sportmotorcycle AG. After several years of experience in international sales, he took over the management of customer service in 2011 and the responsibility for trade marketing in 2013. Florian Kecht has been an authorized officer of KTM AG since 2012 and, since 2014, managing director of KTM Sportmotorcycle GmbH.