Dipl.-Ing. Günter Idinger is the managing director of Eaton Industries Austria, a developer and manufacturer of electrotechnical components and systems for power distribution in Austria and part of the EATON group, a global leader in power management solutions. In his capacity as Vice President Standards and Alliances, the responsibilities of the graduated electrotechnical engineer also include co-ordination with the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) on whose Council Board he serves. Previously, he held responsible positions in the fields of operations as well as sales and marketing at enterprises such as Moeller and Frequentis.
The top manager views research & development, production and sales of solutions for diverse segments as his core subject fields. In this context, he considers standards to be "enablers of new technologies and of world-wide, barrier-free marketing“. In addition to his technical background, he stands out by his economic understanding and by an open thematic approach. Günter Idinger contributes these assets to the Presidential Council of Austrian Standards and the Board of the Austrian Electrotechnical Association (OVE).