Group Management

David Martinez, CEO

David Martinez is co-founder and CEO of Infinigate. He started his career in the IT industry already in 1984. Prior to founding Infinigate, David Martinez was successfully managing IT companies either as managing director, member of the management or as founder. After his studies in economics he gained working experience in sales and marketing positions.

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Richard Huth, CFO

Richard Huth is the CFO of Infinigate since 2007. Before taking over as CFO he was a Partner at Epidos Consulting AG advising young technology companies from Europe and the US in fundraising and business development projects. Richard Huth (CEFA) holds a Master of Economics from the University Basel.

Erik Walter, COO

Erik Walter has been the COO of Infinigate since September 2012. He had already been with Infinigate between 2000 and 2003 where he held the position of Managing Director of Infinigate Germany. Prior to rejoining Infinigate, Erik Walter held management positions at Tech Data, Magirus and most recently at Arrows ECS where he served as Managing Director Germany. Erik Walter has a degree in Business Administration from the  Ludwig-Maximilian University in Munich, Germany.

Stephan Hassenbach, CTO

Prior to becoming Infinigate’s CTO in 2007, Stephan Hassenbach managed the product marketing and professional services organizations of Infinigate Germany since joining the company in 2000. Stephan studied Systems Design Engineering at the University of Waterloo in Canada and the Technical University of Braunschweig, Germany.


Regional Management

Germany and Austria

Andreas Bechtold, MD Germany and Regional Manager Austria

Andreas Bechtold has been leading Infinigate Germany as its managing director since 2003. He joined Infinigate Germany in 2000 as Sales Manager. His distribution career started already in 1998 as Business Development Manager and later as Key Account Manager at Workstation 2000 (Tech Data).


Switzerland

Matthias Brunner, MD Switzerland

Matthias Brunner has been the managing director of Infinigate Switzerland since 2000. Prior to joining Infinigate, he was an IT consultant for more than 12 years, six of them at IBM, where he was working in sales and marketing. Previously he completed his studies in economics, followed by several years working in the finance and banking industry.


Sweden

Peter Strand, MD Sweden

Peter Strand has been the Managing Director of Infinigate Sweden (former Nocom Security) since 2006. He joined the company in 2002 as Sales Manager. He started his career in the IT industry in 1994, moving to IT Security Distribution in 1998 when joining Swan Distribution.


Norway

Thomas Hagelid, MD Norway and Regional Manager Nordics

Thomas Hagelid has been the Managing Director of Infinigate Norway (former Nocom Security) since 2006. Prior to joining Infinigate he had been working in the IT-sector at Sybase, Software Innovation and Steria in sales, marketing and sales-management functions since 1993. Thomas Hagelid holds degrees in Information Technologies and Economics/Business Administrations.


Denmark

i.a. Thomas Hagelid, Regional Manager Nordics

Thomas Hagelid has been the Managing Director of Infinigate Norway (former Nocom Security) since 2006. Prior to joining Infinigate he had been working in the IT-sector at Sybase, Software Innovation and Steria in sales, marketing and sales-management functions since 1993. Thomas Hagelid holds degrees in Information Technologies and Economics/Business Administrations.


United Kingdom

Murray Pearce, MD UK

Murray Pearce co-founded Vigil Software in 2001 (Vigil became a member of the Infinigate Group in 2012) and has been serving as Managing Director since. He has over 17 years of experience in the IT sector, mostly within Distribution, including a 4 year tenure at Hewlett Packard responsible for managing distribution partners in New Zealand and at McAfee (UK).


France

Laurent Chapuis, MD France

Laurent Chapuis has over 20 years of experience in sales and management in the  IT and financial sector. He held various management positions for France and Southern Europe for vendors and distributors.
Before joining Infinigate he was Business Unit Director for Network & Security at Arrow ECS.