Facts & Figures

Facts & Figures about the companies

  • Found­ed in 1972 by Wal­ter Sticht in Attnang-Puch­heim (Upper Austria)
  • 11 plants in four countries
  • Turnover (finan­cial year 2020/2021): EUR 306 Mio.

Facts & Figures about the employees

  • 2,218 employ­ees (as of 30.06.2021)
  • 10 % of com­ploy­ees are apprentices
  • More than 600 skilled work­ers who accom­plished their appren­tice­ship at STIWA are cur­rent­ly employed


Com­pa­nies of the STIWA Group are pri­vate and 100% fam­i­ly owned. They are con­sid­ered as lead­ing com­pa­nies of the Aus­tri­an economy.

Corporate structure

STIWA Group is an inter­na­tion­al­ly active group of com­pa­nies con­sist­ing of:

  • STIWA Hold­ing GmbH 
    • STIWA Automa­tion GmbH
    • STIWA Advanced Prod­ucts GmbH
    • STIWA AMS GmbH
    • STIWA (Nan­tong) Automa­tion Machin­ery Pro­duc­tion Co., Ltd.
    • STIWA Deutsch­land GmbH

Executive Management

Ing. Mag. Peter Sticht

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA Hold­ing GmbH
Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA AMS GmbH

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Michael Fuchshuber

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA Automa­tion GmbH

Mag. Josef Brandmayr

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA Advanced Prod­ucts GmbH

Mag. Gerald Berger

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA Inter­na­tion­al GmbH

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Andreas Prokesch, MSc

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA US Inc.

Mathias Schwamberger

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA (Nan­tong) Automa­tion Machin­ery Pro­duc­tion Co., Ltd

Dipl.-Ing. Frank-Thorsten Grau

Man­ag­ing Direc­tor of STIWA Ger­many GmbH

Dipl.-Ing. Gerhard Wölfel

Chair­man of the board

Walter Sticht

Founder of STIWA Group