VIA optronics - Management

Management Board

Jürgen Eichner

CEO & Founder

  • Founded VIA optronics in 2005
  • Former Head of Sales EMEA for White Electronics Design Corporation
  • Former Business Development Manager & Director of Origin Germany B.V.’s Service Group
  • Former Development Engineer, Project Manager, Group Leader and Head of Electronic Service Center at Diehl Stiftung & Co. KG

Daniel Jürgens

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

  • Joined VIA optronics in June 2015
  • Former CFO of Elephant Seven AG and over 15 years of M&A, IPO, and Mid Cap Private Equity experience
  • Former Partner at IMAP M&A Consultants AG, Managing Director and shareholder of iBRAIN Consulting Group GmbH

Senior Management

Dr. Jasmin Wörle, MBA

Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

  • Joined VIA in August 2014
  • Previously Strategic Marketing in printed electronics and touch sensors
  • PHD, Chemistry and Masters of Business Administration (MBA), TU Bergakademie Freiberg and GSO Management Institut Nuremberg

Dr. Farouk Zabel

Chief Operation Officer EMEA (COO EMEA)

  • Joined VIA optronics in June 2018
  • Previously Sr. Director Engineering and Design for touch panels at Flextronics
  • M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and Doctorate, University of Khartoum, Sudan and Technical University of Berlin, Germany
Portrait Yen Chuang

Yen Chuang

Chief Sales Officer (CSO)

  • Joined VIA optronics in April 2009
  • Previously Marketing Manager at AUO and Business Development Manager (Asia) at White Electronics
  • Masters of Business Administration (MBA), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Howard Ho

General Manager VIA optronics (Suzhou) Co., Ltd.

  • Joined VIA optronics in June 2013
  • Previously Senior Operations Manager at Delphi
  • B.S., Electrical Engineering and Executive Masters of Business Administration (MBA), Chongqing University and University of Texas at Arlington and Tongji University 

Bruno Paeger

Chief Technical Officer (CTO)

  • Joined VIA optronics in January 2020
  • Previously Head of the Display Competence Centre at an automotive supplier
  • Dipl.-Ing. Electrical Engineering, Technical University Darmstadt
Portrait Yannick Moyles-Johnson

Yannick Moyles-Johnson

Chief Operating Officer (Global)

  • Joined VIA in July 2020
  • More than 10 years experience in Automotive Industry at Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, Schaeffler Group and Brose
  • Bachelor and Master degree in Business Administration (University of Gießen/Germany)/Master degree in Management, Strategy and Leadership (Michigan State University/USA)