Vienalco Metal Trading

Vienalco Metal Trading GmbH
Gumpendorfer Strasse 26
A-1060 Wien



Christian Seelmayer

Managing Director, shareholder

Languages: German, French, English

Christian started his career 1983 in a Viennese company trading Chemicals with Eastern European countries. His career in the metal industry began 1989 at Voest Alpine Intertrading as Trader for steel products.

In the early 90s, he became Sales Manager for aluminum and copper semi-finished products of the Vienna branch of the French aluminum manufacturer PECHINEY for Austria and Eastern Europe and founded the Hungarian branch office in Budapest / Hungary.

Following the acquisition of the PECHINEY Group by the Canadian ALCAN Group in 2004, Christian was first confirmed in his position as Sales Manager and from 2006 he was promoted as Managing Director Austria & Eastern Europe of Alcan International Network Handelsges.m.b.H. (including the sales offices in Prague, Budapest and Bucharest)

Christian is French and Austrian citizen.

Ing. Simon Richter

Authorized signatory, shareholder

Languages: German, English

Simon joined the aluminum industry in 2001. At the company ALMET AG (formerly Service Center of the French PECHINEY Group), he began with the purchase and sale of aluminum semi- and processed products.

Mid 2005, Simon started at Alcan International Network (Vienna Group subsidiary of ALCAN Group, later RIO TINTO / ALCAN). There he worked as a sales representative and gathered substantial experience in the following years in the field of semi-finished aluminum. He also devoted himself to the introduction of Six Sigma quality management methods and was responsible for implementing these in Austria and Eastern Europe. Later he took over the sales management in Austria.