Management change at Robel Business Unit Service & Support

Karl Oberreiter follows Richard Strauss as Director of Business Unit

14.01.2020 in Press releases

With 1st January 2020, Karl Oberreiter assumes leadership of Service & Support at Robel Bahnbaumaschinen GmbH. In this function, the Salzburg native follows Richard Strauss, who is not only going to dedicate the 48th year of his company service to the handover of the business unit, but continues to lead the service sales department. 


Karl Oberreiter introduces his longtime executive experience in the international service of machines in the capital goods industry to approach the increasing demand for maintenance and overhaul of track construction machines in a structured way: “The purpose is to provide assistance to the customer during the entire machine life. Robel is already well prepared for this task. It is now time to take this quality into the future.“


Service as vocation – the career steps of Karl Oberreiter

2018 – 2019 Emco GmbH, Head of Global Service

2011 – 2017 Palfinger Marine GmbH, Managing Director

2008 – 2010 Palfinger Platforms GmbH, Managing Director

2004 – 2007 Palfinger Europe GmbH, Head of Service

2001 – 2003 Palfinger Produktionstechnik GmbH, Head of Spare Part Supply

1992 – 2000 Palfinger Krantechnik GmbH, Head of Equipment Center

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