The ElectronicPartner Management Team

Matthias Assmann

From January 2023 on Matthias Assmann is a member of the executive board of ElectronicPartner. He is responsible for information technology, logistics, processes and the technology network comTeam. During his studies of electrical engineering the graduated Diplom-Ingenieur startet several small businesses. After selling these, he worked for T-Mobile UK and Metro Cash&Carry Germany. Since 2016 he is responsible for the IT-division of ElectronicPartner.


Volker Marmetschke

Since April 2019 Volker Marmetschke is member oft he ElectronicPartner management board. He is responsible for the areas of accounting, finance, taxes, auditing and legal issues. Volker Marmetschke already has responsibility in most of these areas since he started as a division manager at ElectronicPartner about 15 years ago.  Born in 1962, he is a certified tax consultant and auditor and previously held positions in retail management and auditing.  

Friedrich Sobol

Friedrich Sobol, born in 1963, has been working for ElectronicPartner since 2001. For twelve years he was the Managing Director of the national organisation in Austria, and in July 2013, he was appointed to the executive board of the buying group. He has complete responsibility for cooperative business with the EP: brand and for MEDIMAX. Furthermore he is in charge for human resources and marketing. Before he started at ElectronicPartner, he gained more than 20 years of experience in specialty electrical retail.

Karl Trautmann

Born in 1960, Karl Trautmann has been working for the company for over 30 years. As economist, he began his career in finance before he entered the retail trade at ElectronicPartner. He has been on the executive board of the buying group since 2001. His areas of responsibility include international purchasing with E-Square, press and public relations and strategic projects.