After a few years of working as an electrician, Thomas Rissmayer retrained to become an office clerk and switched to the commercial sector in 1997. Since then he has been working in sales and purchasing on the international electronics market.
The most important milestones in his career are:
Jan 2010 – today:
Managing Director AixTEC Components GmbH
Jul 2011 - today:
Managing Director AixLOHN Buchhaltungsservice
Oct 2010 - Jun 2015:
Managing Director- AixPAC Verpackungsmittel UG
Jul 2004 – Dec 2009:
Branch Manager - eCount electronic GmbH
Sep 2001 – Jun 2004:
Managing Director - CCI Europe GmbH
Oct 2000 - Jun 2001:
Field Sales Engineer - Topas electronic Vertriebsgesellschaft mbH
Nov 1997 - Sep 2001:
Internal Sales Assistant - Spoerle Electronic (heute Arrow Electronics)
Get to know Thomas Rissmayer personally:
What I like best about my work:
Dealing with and talking to my customers as well as opportunities to meet new people. Every day there are new challenges to master and new tasks to grapple with.
If I was not working in electronics distribution, then I would like:
to become a professional racing driver or manage a "Men's Lounge" with whisky, time-pieces, cigars and cars.
The most important lesson I have learned in my professional life is:
that you can achieve a lot with a good idea, a bit of luck and a lot of hard work.
My goal for the next 5 years:
These are the qualities that distinguish me:
Determination and quality awareness.
My top work priorities are:
Order and reliability
My favourite quote:
“He who believes he is something has stopped becoming something" (Socrates)
What I like doing in my free time:
Taking the dogs out for walks in the forest, motor sports on the race track
4 words that describe me:
Not you again Rissmayer!