Hans-Jörg Schweinzer

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

graduated from University of Technology Vienna in the field of electronic engineering and telecommunications. Afterwards for eight years Teaching and Research Assistant at the Institute for Computer Technology of University of Technology Vienna, interrupted by his occupation for Motorola in Austin, Texas, USA, as Software Design Engineer in 1995.

In 1999 he founded the company LOYTEC electronics GmbH together with four partners. From the very beginning he has led LOYTEC as CEO.

In 2006 he was nominated “Entrepreneur of the Year“ by Ernst & Young and made it to the finals as one of three.

Schweinzer is the Austrian delegate in the European standards committee for building automation (CEN/TC247).

Published several books on automation technology, guest author of numerous magazines, extensive technical lectures.


Danijel Nuic

VP Global Sales

studied Business Informatics at the Ferdinand Porsche FH in Wiener Neustadt.

He joined LOYTEC electronics GmbH in 2013.

At LOYTEC he gained professional experience, among others in the area of support and training. Since 2019 in the area of Application Engineering and since 2022 as Sales Manager for the region Austria and Eastern Europe. In the meantime, he furthermore had the opportunity to gain experience in the area of Offer Marketing.

Since May 2023, Danijel Nuic has been in charge of the areas of sales, marketing, logistics and support as the Vice President Global Sales.


Norbert Reiter

Chief Operating Officer (COO)

studied electrical engineering/computer technology at the Vienna University of Technology. After graduation, he worked for 2 years as a research assistant at the Institute of Computer Technology at the Vienna University of Technology.

He joined LOYTEC electronics GmbH in 2000.

Initially working as a software developer, he took over responsibility for customer support and training in 2006. With the introduction of LOYTEC room automation products, he was also leading the project engineering team.

He is involved in the design and conception of LOYTEC products, where he brings in practical customer experiences and requests from the area of training and support.

Since July 2023 Norbert Reiter leads the operational area of LOYTEC as COO.


Birgit Ablinger

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

joined LOYTEC electronics GmbH in 2017, CFO since 2021. Responsible for Finance, Controlling and HR.

Studied International Business and Languages at the Johannes Kepler University in Linz with focus on corporate finance.

Before her career with LOYTEC, she was working with KPMG Linz where she gained auditing experience and with STIWA Group, where she was responsible for implementing production controlling on a new built high-performance automation plant for serial production and later assisted in an A.T. Kearney project in strategic purchasing.

Birgit Ablinger represents the management team at LOYTEC's site in Wildenhag, Upper Austria.


Thomas Rauscher

Chief Technology Officer (CTO)

studied electrical engineering/computer technology at the Technical University of Vienna, after which he worked as a research assistant at the Institute of Computer Technology at the TU Vienna for two years.

From 2000 he developed the basics of the LOYTEC embedded platforms and was responsible for the first programming environment L-CORE. In 2016, he took over the development of the L-STUDIO programming software and the L-ROC libraries for room automation.

Thomas Rauscher has been leading technical development as CTO since July 2023.