Dr. Helmut Kaufmann


Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Chief Operating Officer (COO)

AMAG Austria Metall AG

  • CEO of AMAG since January 2024
  • COO of AMAG since September 2007

ARC Leichtmetallkompetenzzentrum Ranshofen GmbH

  • 1997-2007: Managing Director

UBE Europe GmbH

  • 1994-1997: Manager for market development and technical consultant


  • 1988-1994: Research assistant, project leader and head of casting research division


  • Helmut Kaufmann studied at Leoben University of Mining (MUL), Austria, and graduated as Dipl. Ing. in 1987. He continued his academic activities as visiting scientist in 1989 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge, USA, and received a doctoral degree in 1992 from MUL as well as a post-doctoral teaching qualification from RWTH Aachen, Germany, in 2005.

Mag.a Claudia Trampitsch

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

AMAG Austria Metall AG

  • CFO since January 2024
  • Managing Director of AMAG metal GmbH since October 2018

KPMG Austria GmbH, Linz, Austria

  • 2012-2015: Senior Manager Audit

BDO Austria GmbH, Vienna

  • 2007-2012: Senior Manager Audit

Kommunalkredit AG, Vienna

  • 2006: Group financial accounting department

Deloitte GmbH, Wien

  • 2001-2006: Manager Audit and Tax 


  • Claudia Trampitsch studied law at the University of Vienna, graduated with a Master's degree in 2000. She is certified as a tax consultant (2005) and an auditor (2009) in Austria.

Executive Education

  • 2022: Senior Executive Programme (SEP106) at the London Business School
  • 2018, 2021: Next Generation CFO Academy, CFO Club Austria/ Deloitte

Victor Breguncci, MBA


Chief Sales Officer (CSO)

AMAG Austria Metall AG

  • CSO since June 2019


  • 2016-2019: Sales Director, Business & Regional Jets

CBA Companhia Brasileira de Aluminio

  • 2009-2015: Commercial Director, Member of the Executive Board


  • 2003-2007: Manager, Business Development


  • 1999-2002: Coordinator, Aircraft Sales 


  • 2008 Master of Business Administration (MBA) from IMD Business School in Switzerland
  • 1993-1998 B.Eng. in Metallurgical Engineering from University of Minas Gerais in Brazil

Executive Education

  • 2019 Advanced Management Program (AMP) from IMD Business School in Switzerland
  • 2005 Managerial Skills for International Business (MSIB) from INSEAD in France


  • Dipl.-Ing. Herbert Ortner, Chairman
  • Mag. Thomas Zimpfer , First Deputy Chairman
  • Dr. Heinrich Schaller, Second Deputy Chairman
  • Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard, Member
  • Alessandro Dazza, Member
  • Mag. Gerald Mayer, Member
  • Mag.a Birgit Noggler, Member
  • Mag. Gerhard Schwartz, Member
  • Dipl.-Ing. Franz Viehböck, Member

Delegated from the Works Council:

  • Martin Aigner, Member
  • Harald Berger, Member
  • Robert Hofer, Member
  • Günter Mikula, Member