ITA Officers & Committees

OFFICERS
  • PRESIDENT
    Dr Gunther Voswinckel

    VOSCO Management and Project Consultancy, Germany
  • CHAIRMAN & VICE PRESIDENT - JAPAN
    Mr Tsutomu Nakata

    Nakata Manufacturing Co Ltd, Japan
  • VICE CHAIRMAN
    Mr Stephen R. Loynes

    Tube Solutions, UK
  • HONORARY TREASURER
    Mr Hans-Jörg Braun
    Reika GmbH, Germany
  • VICE PRESIDENT - EUROPE
    Mr Albert Sedlmaier
    data M Sheet Metal Solutions GmbH, Germany
  • VICE PRESIDENT - INDIA
    Mr Vijay Joshi

    Inductotherm Ltd, India
  • VICE PRESIDENT - USA
    Mr Nelson Abbey III

    Fives Bronx, Inc., USA
  • EXECUTIVE SECRETARY
    Mr Dietger Schroers

    ITA – International Tube Association e. V., Germany

HONORARY LIFE PRESIDENT EMERITUS - Prof. Dr-Ing M Kiuchi, Kilametec, Japan

INTERNATIONAL EXECUTIVE MANAGEMENT BOARD - IEMB
All officers are eligible to attend and vote at the IEMB
  • PRESIDENT
    Dr Gunther Voswinckel
    VOSCO Management Consultants GmbH, Germany
  • CHAIRMAN & VICE PRESIDENT - JAPAN
    Mr Tsutomu Nakata
    Nakata Manufacturing Co Ltd, Japan
  • VICE CHAIRMAN
    Mr Stephen R. Loynes
    Tube Solutions, UK
  • VICE PRESIDENT - EUROPE
    Mr Albert Sedlmaier
    data M Sheet Metal Solutions GmbH, Germany
  • VICE PRESIDENT - INDIA
    Mr Vijay Joshi
    Inductotherm Ltd, India
  • VICE PRESIDENT - USA
    Mr Nelson Abbey III
    Fives Bronx Inc., USA
  • HONORARY TREASURER
    Mr Hans-Jörg Braun
    Reika GmbH, Germany
  • CHAIRMAN – NAMB – USA
    Mr Terry Banach
    Vanishing Point Education LLC, USA
  • CHAIRMAN – IMB – India
    Mr Srikanth Narayan
    Sarvika Tubular Concepts, India
  • Mr Don Bugden
    Magnetic Analysis Corp. USA
  • Mr Peter Byroslawsky
    Sektor GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Uwe Repschläger
    SMS group GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Andy Houghton
    Promet Consult, UK
  • Mr Friedrich-Georg Kehrer
    Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Gerhard Kulessa
    Kulessa & Associates, Germany
  • Mr Malcolm Ward
    DK Jones Ltd., UK
  • EXECUTIVE SECRETARY
    Mr Dietger Schroers
    ITA – International Tube Association e. V., Germany


EUROPEAN MANAGEMENT BOARD - EMB
  • CHAIRMAN
    Dr Gunther Voswinckel
    VOSCO Management Consultants GmbH, Germany
  • Mr José Berenguer
    Consultant, Spain
  • Mr Hans-Jörg Braun
    Reika GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Peter Byroslawsky
    Sektor GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Klaus Dickmann
    Slickers Technology GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Uwe Repschläger
    SMS group GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Andy Houghton
    Promet Consult, UK
  • Mr Bengt Jagaeus
    Sandvik Materials Technology, Sweden
  • Mr Friedrich-Georg Kehrer
    Messe Dusseldorf GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Gerhard Kulessa
    Kulessa & Associates, Germany
  • Mr Stephen Loynes
    Tube Solutions, UK
  • Mr Dietger Schroers
    ITA – International Tube Association e. V., Germany
  • Mr Albert Sedlmaier
    data M Sheet Metal Solutions GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Malcolm Ward
    DK Jones Ltd, UK


ASIA PACIFIC MANAGEMENT BOARD - APMB
  • CHAIRMAN
    Mr Tsutomu Nakata

    Nakata Manufacturing Co Ltd, Japan
  • Mr T K Cheung
    Able Industries Co Ltd, Thailand
  • Mr T S Tay
    SMACO, Malaysia
  • Prof. Dr-Ing M Kiuchi
    Kilametec, Japan
  • Mr Axel Bartkus
    Messe Düsseldorf (Shanghai) Co., Ltd.
  • Mr Kazuo Mitani
    Tube Experts Co Ltd, Japan
  • Professor Jiying Liu
    North China University of Technology, PR China
  • Mr Tony Schreiber
    Bluescope, Australia
  • Professor Fei Han
    North China University of Technology, PR China
  • Mr Zunqing Yang
    MC-CCPIT, PR China
  • Mr Daqing Jin, Ph.D
    CITIC Pacific Special Steel Group, PR China
  • Mr Han Jingtao
    CCRFI, PR China

INDIAN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE – MANAGEMENT BOARD
  • PRESIDENT
    Mr Srikanth Narayan

    Sarvika Tubular Concepts, India
  • VICE PRESIDENT
    Mr Vijay Joshi

    Inductotherm Ltd, India
  • SECRETARY
    Mr Nitin Agrawal
    Multimetals Limited
  • TREASURER
    Mr Subodh Pandey
    Tata SteelsLtd.-Tubes Division
  • Mr Thomas Schlitt
    Messe Dusseldorf (I) Pvt. Ltd.
  • Mr B B Gupta
    ANS Steel Tubes Ltd.
  • Mr T S Kathayat
    Welspun Corp Limited

NORTH AMERICAN MANAGEMENT BOARD - NAMB
  • VICE PRESIDENT, USA
    Mr Nelson D Abbey III

    Fives Bronx, Inc., USA
  • CHAIRMAN
    Mr Terry Banach

    Vanishing Point Education LLC, USA
  • VICE CHAIRMAN
    Mr Len Steinmeyer

    Royalton Industries Inc, USA
  • Mrs Eva Rowe
    Messe Düsseldorf, USA
  • Mr Joseph Baldauff
    Magnetic Analysis Corporation, USA
  • Mr Frank Joy
    GE Nuclear, USA
  • Mr Dave MacNeil
    Fives Bronx, Inc., USA

ADMINISTRATION SUB-COMMITTEE - ASC
  • Mr Hans-Jörg Braun
    Reika GmbH, Germany
  • Mr Dietger Schroers
    ITA - International Tube Association e. V., Germany
  • Mr Stephen Loynes
    Tube Solutions, UK
  • Mr Tsutomu Nakata
    Nakata Manufacturing Co Ltd, Japan
  • Dr Gunther Voswinckel
    VOSCO Management Consultants GmbH, Germany

TECHNICAL MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE - TMC
  • CHAIRMAN
    Mr Andy Houghton

    Promet Consult, UK
  • Prof. Dr-Ing M Kiuchi
    Kilametec, Japan
  • Mr R Natarajan
    Tube Investments of India
  • Mr Gerhard Kulessa
    Sinosteel Germany GmbH