Thomas Streimelweger

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Thomas Streimelweger (born July 6, 1959 in Vienna) is an Austrian entrepreneur.

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In 1987, he founded the S&T AG. S&T is a leading IT services company with focus on Central and Eastern Europe. Streimelweger managed S&T AG as its CEO until 2000, including taking it public in 1998. In 2004-2010, he served as chairman of the supervisory board of S&T and developed other businesses, such as internet portals and an investment advisory company. In July 2010, he returned to the CEO position of S&T group until November 2010.

The S&T group of enterprises is an IT consulting, solutions and services provider with its head office in Vienna and 80 branches in 22 countries.

Education

Prior to founding of S&T, Streimelweger worked for Hewlett Packard, AWT/Creditanstalt, Mannesmann Rexroth and Renault, mainly in trade and trade finance. He holds a college degree in electrical engineering and graduated in Business Administration from the Vienna University of Economics and Business.

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