Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Werner Neubauer has more than 20 years of management experience in leading world-class technology companies. Prior to being appointed CEO at UET, Neubauer worked at present albis-elcon system Germany GmbH as managing director. During that time, he enabled the company to realise significant profitable growth. Throughout his career, Neubauer held numerous executive leadership positions at companies within the telecommunication industry, including international assignments in Scandinavia and the United States for Ericsson. He has a strong background in sales and product management.
Neubauer has an Electrical and Electronics Engineering degree and studied Business Administration at the Vienna University of Economics and Business.
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Markus Königshofer has more than 40 years of experience in technology and leadership positions. Throughout his career, Königshofer held several executive leadership positions in the electronics and communications technology industry, including managing director of Flextronics International and Vice President of production and logistics at Ericsson Austria.
After joining the present albis-elcon system Germany GmbH in 2005, he developed the company into the strongest and most important business unit of the UET Group. Together with Werner Neubauer he led the realignment of the UET towards an electronics and technology group. He has been part of the UET management team since 2008 and serves as COO of the UET Group since 2012.
Markus Königshofer holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the Higher Technical Institute at the HTL Kapfenberg.
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
After receiving a Business Administration degree from the University of Applied Sciences in Zürich, Jesús Aguión worked in different leading positions for companies in industries like Aviation, Financial Services, Tourism, Logistics and Information Technology.
Furthermore he has a post-graduate degree in Business Information Technology from the University of Applied Sciences Lucerne and an Executive MBA in Business Engineering and Change-Management from the University of St. Gallen.
Jesús Aguión has startet at UET Group on March 1st in 2018 as our Group CFO.
Head of Investor Relations
After receiving a Business Administration degree from the University of Applied Sciences in Zwickau, Sebastian Schubert served as business manager for the Deutsche Bank Group in Luxembourg for several years.
In 2013, Schubert joined the present albis-elcon system Germany GmbH and has been responsible for the Controlling department of the UET Group since then.
Sebastian Schubert has been leading the Investor Relations department at UET since 2014.
Stefan Hagemann has more than 25 years of international experience in management consulting (The Boston Consulting Group in Munich), private equity (Alchemy Partners in Frankfurt / London), Venture Capital (TTM Investor in Bonn / Munich), and hedge fund management (Euvestor AG in Munich).
His business focus and expertise includes business development, M&A, finance and IPOs in many different industries.
Stefan Hagemann holds various positions on executive and supervisory boards—such as CFO in the Nanosaar AG Group.
Oliver Brichard is managing partner of Brichard Immobilien GmbH in Vienna with a focus on property management, real estate development and valuation.
From 2006 to 2015 he served as the chairman of the group of Viennese real estate trustees in the Vienna Economic Chamber. Today, Oliver Brichard is a member of the Vienna Section of Real Estate and Asset Trustees, as well as a lecturer at the Vienna University of Applied Sciences and a certified court expert in real estate affairs.
Norbert Zeller is an entrepreneur, board member, business angel and coach. He helps executives build and develop healthy strategies, viable organizations and systems. His passion is to make organizations and companies more successful by using agile methods. Norbert Zeller is involved with Startangels, SwissVR, SwissICT, ASUT and SMG.
Research for wireline and wireless communication technologies paired with applied development represent the core for advanced hard- and software used in UET’s communication and video systems.
Together with its industrialisation and manufacturing expertise UET provides to its customers all over the world products, manufacturing and network services generated in Germany and Switzerland worldwide.
In today’s dynamic and ever changing world UET dedicates its efforts to the following key areas:
- Services for development and manufacturing including system design, material management, testing and logistics for industrial customers in Central Europe, primarily in Germany, Switzerland and Austria.
- Network Services including planning, installation, operation and maintenance for private and public IT and telecommunication networks in Germany.
- Products and Systems for network-independent or networkless internet-based television (IPTV) and for the migration from existing legacy technology towards internet protocol (IP) based networks for voice, video and data for the world market. All systems include network and remote management, broadband capabilities and enhanced and advanced security functionalities.
UET brings a multitude of benefits to customers through its global Design-to-Cost approach, reliability, customer focus including specific adaptations and enhancements.
UET United Electronic Technology Group is a listed global company based in Eschborn, Germany.
The UET Group operates in its core business area SYSTEMS under the brand albis-elcon.
albis-elcon supplies communication service providers (CSP) in the telecommunications industry with a comprehensive range of products and solutions for copper and fiber broadband access, remote network powering, network management, plus internet-based television (IPTV/OTT) solutions.
Systems from albis-elcon improve functionality, investment returns and operations, integrating into and adapting for established operational networks.
With albis-elcon’s quality engineered and in-house manufactured products and solutions, CSPs have an ideal partner to enable their network expansion, network migration and network optimisation.
albis-elcon employs over 230 professionals in Germany, Switzerland, Austria, United Kingdom, Italy, France, Belgium, Poland, Brazil and Mexico.
- Power feeding systems for xDSL and cellular networks (3G and 4G) for up to 1,000 watts
- Network termination and access equipment for fiber and copper (SDSL/VDSL) infrastructure with up to 10 Gbit/s data throughput
- Migration systems for voice (Voice over IP for ISDN) and data services (All-IP migration)
- Network optimisation systems for power distribution, power consumption, range extension and network migration
- Machine-to-machine communication systems for telecommunications, energy suppliers and private households (Internet of Things / IoT)
- Set-top boxes and turn-key solutions for content and service providers (IPTV/OTT)
- Network management software and network management solutions
Systems from albis-elcon ensure the operation of networks and services in more than 40 countries every day. Over 50 leading international communication network providers, among them Deutsche Telekom, Orange, Telecom Italia, Telefónica and Telekom Austria have deployed more than 13,000,000 network devices until today.
The shift of the business area SYSTEMS towards an international orientation shows its first promising results. albis-elcon successfully managed to gain ground on new markets, e. g. in Latin America. Further expansion on international markets is expected. Significant synergy effects within the business area SYSTEMS tap further efficiency and effectiveness potential, which pays off in additional growth.
Connecting systems to connect people is essential in today’s networking and communication society. Albis Engineering has the expertise and experience to develop and built modules, components and systems to connect everything and everyone. Hardware, Software, embedded or distributed systems our experts define, plan and realise efficient solutions right to the point – for industrial, infrastructure, telecommunication and medical applications.
If there is only an idea or already a detailed specification available our engineering team will make it work.
- Support for innovation topics in collaboration with universities
- Simulations and studies for antennas and RF systems
- Creation and review of concepts in the field of core competencies of high-frequency technology and embedded cryptography
- Development of complex embedded systems
- Development of security solutions
- Organization of production and maintenance
Because of the close cooperation between the business units ENGINEERING and SYSTEMS, the customer should be able to benefit from the know-how of the whole group.
The assumption of production responsibility, development risk and product maintenance should enable even better customer support.
The business area SERVICE offers a wide range of consulting and support services for network operators, service providers, system houses and manufacturers, all provided by Suconi service GmbH.
The flexible and customer-oriented approach to challenging services guarantees top customer satisfaction with performed planning, installation, rollout, management and fault clearance services.
The business area SERVICE targets at customers in Central Europe, primarily in Germany, working across various network access systems and operating a 24-7 technical inbound call centre.
- High-level support and consulting for network & infrastructure of carrier networks, enterprises and home, including laboratory research and training
- 24-7 service desk & support desk, network monitoring, installations, fault clearance, IT hardware service and repair
- On-site infrastructure services: assembling, rebuilding, extension of the sites; uninterruptible power supply (UPS) and battery services, copper and fibre cabling
The services offered by Suconi perfectly complement the business area SYSTEMS and its products. In the future both business areas will collaborate closely to create a seamless customer experience.
- 300 employees in 10 countries
- EUR 40 million sales
- 50 markets
- 13 million systems installed worldwide
Through the sale and spin-off of the business area MANUFACTURING, the company NewTal Elektronik und Systeme GmbH was deconsolidated.
- ELCON Systemtechnik GmbH becomes albis-elcon system Germany GmbH.
- Sale of the main business of Letron Electronics.
- Establishment of the Albis Engineering AG as a result of the spin-off of the Albis Technologies.
SYSTEMS expands to the South American market.
- Acquisition of Albis Technologies AG: Albis Technologies complements the expertise and products of SYSTEMS in multimedia, access solutions and engineering services. The market reach is broadened throughout Europe, the Middle East, South America, Asia and Africa.
- The merger of Albis Technologies AG and ELCON Systemtechnik GmbH creates the core brand of the UET Group – albis-elcon.
- UET expands manufacturing location and concentrates group production in Germany.
- Renaming into UET United Electronic Technology AG.
- Relocation from Dortmund to Eschborn.
- UET focuses on Electronics and Technology.
- Established Business Areas: SYSTEMS, MANUFACTURING and SERVICE.
- Acquisition of NewTal Elektronik und Systeme GmbH
- Together with Letron, NewTal will form Business Area MANUFACTURING in the future.
- Conversion into CFC Industriebeteiligungen AG
- SUCONI Service GmbH is acquired. SUCONI is a spin-off for support and consulting.
CFC divests Format Küchen, Delmod and Rosner.
Acquisition of Rosner.
- CFC performs first investment in Electronic Business.
- Acquisition of ELCON Systemtechnik GmbH, Hartmannsdorf, Germany: ELCON is a manufacturer and supplier of telecommunication components for broadband networks. ELCON is the first investment of the Business Areas SYSTEMS formed in 2012.
- Acquisition of Letron electronic GmbH: Letron is the first investment of the Business Areas MANUFACTURING, formed in 2012.
- Acquisition of Format Küchen and Delmod.
- Initial public offering of the CFC at Deutsche Börse, Frankfurt Stock Exchange.
- Investment and acquisition of cookware manufacturer Berndes, based in Arnsberg.
- Incorporation of CFC Industriebeteiligungen GmbH & Co. KGaA.
- The company specializes in the investment and restructuring of medium-sized companies.