The Kathrein Group is led by an experienced and competent team, both in Germany and the United States. In Germany, four adept experts stand shoulder to shoulder with the company’s CEO and Managing Partner, Anton Kathrein: Jürgen Walter, Joe Doering, and Markus Pflitsch. In America, Jim Nevelle and Ron Zielke lead Kathrein USA. With an eye on high-level market dynamics, constantly changing customer requirements and formidable challenges as a result of technological change, management set the course of the company. The top objective is to be a pioneer and set the pace in the field of communication technology.
Following his studies of electrical engineering at Karlsruhe University, Anton Kathrein joined the company as an engineer on 1 September 2012. But a few weeks later, after the unexpected death of his father, Prof. Anton Kathrein, he took on entrepreneurial responsibility for KATHREIN-Werke KG and the Kathrein Group. As Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner Anton Kathrein leads the family business with sense of responsibility, foresight, prudence and sense for the employees into the future. He maintains the strengths of the company, which are steeped in tradition: Innovative strength, perseverance and independence. Anton Kathrein is responsible for Group Strategy, Technology Management and HR.