Zajicek will also focus on the industry’s long-term transition from ordinary to quality steel. Here, again, voestalpine expertise has a role to play: over the past years the steel and technology group has become a global leading provider of steel products in the premium quality segment.
Hubert Zajicek has been a Member of the Management Board of voestalpine AG since July 2019 and is Head of the Steel Division, the Group’s largest revenue generator. Zajicek was previously on the Management Board of the Steel Division, responsible for technology. After graduating in Physics from the Johannes Kepler University in Linz in 1993, Zajicek began his career as a mechanical engineer at voestalpine Stahl GmbH. He later became head of the Technical Services and Energy business unit, taking over the management of the cold rolling mill and finishing plant at the site in Linz in 2010. Zajicek’s accomplishments also include the successful completion of numerous international research collaborations as well as projects with customers and suppliers all over the world. Since 2019, Hubert Zajicek has also served as Vice President of EUROFER, the European Steel Association.