Board Members

After studying materials science at RWTH Aachen University/Germany, Breme, a graduate engineer, began his professional career at AUDI AG as a planner for substructure/structural planning for car bodies and foreign plants. From 2009 onwards, Breme was head of Audi toolmaking and was responsible for the toolmaking sites in Ingolstadt, Neckarsulm, Győr, Audi Tooling Barcelona in Martorell and Audi Tooling China in Beijing. In 2016, Michael Breme became Head of Production and Plant Planning at AUDI AG. In this role, he was responsible for the production planning of all vehicle projects of the Audi brand and for the planning and implementation of the plant structures of all Audi locations worldwide, including Győr. Michael Breme was born in 1967, is married and has two sons aged 19 and 22. In his spare time, he is fascinated by old cars, four of which he owns and works on them himself as a balance to work.

Michael Breme

Chairman of the Board of Management

Michael Breme

Kinga Németh, Director of Human Resources and Organization at Audi Hungaria, studied economics at the Budapest University of Economics after graduating from the University of Szeged with a degree in German Studies. At Audi Hungaria, she gained experience in finance and controlling and held several management positions in the field of human resources. In 2017, she took on a management position at AUDI AG in Ingolstadt in the field of dual vocational training. She returned to Győr as Head of the Audi Academy and as of 2021, she is a member of the Board of Management of Audi Hungaria responsible for Human Resources and Organization. Kinga Németh was born in 1971 in Győr. She has one son. Németh is interested in many facets of culture and loves jogging- especially in nature.

Kinga Németh

Member of the Board for Human Resources and Organization

Kinga Németh

After studying economics at the European Business School, Dr. Patrick Heinecke began his career at the Volkswagen Group in 2003 as an international trainee. He then moved to the accounting department in Wolfsburg. From 2006 to 2009, he gained extensive additional experience as a board member in the Finance and Controlling department of the Volkswagen Group.  After completing his doctorate at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, he joined VW AG in 2010 as Head of Group Controlling for the Audi, Seat, Porsche, Scania, MAN and Overseas brands. At AUDI AG, he was responsible for corporate strategy, planning and controlling for seven years. He has been a member of the Board of Management for Finance, IT, Procurement and Compliance at Audi Hungaria since 2020. Patrick Heinecke was born in 1977 in Seeheim-Jugenheim, Germany. He is married and has two children. After work, he likes to ride his bike or go jogging.

Dr. Patrick Heinecke

Member of the Board for Finance, IT, Purchasing and Compliance

Dr. Patrick Heinecke

Zoltán Les graduated as a mechanical engineer from the Budapest University of Technology and Economics. He began his career in 1997 as a series designer in the vehicle assembly department of Audi Hungaria, which he became head of in 2000. In 2008, he moved to Ingolstadt, where he held management positions in vehicle production. Two years later, he returned to Győr and headed the assembly, logistics and pre-production departments. Since 2019, he has been responsible for vehicle production on the Board of Management of Audi Hungaria. Zoltán Les was born in 1971 in Pécs (Hungary). He is married with two daughters. Les also loves to travel. In the region, he can often be found in a dragon boat, at a triathlon or on his motorcycle.

Zoltán Les

Member of the Board for Vehicle Production

Zoltán Les

Robert Buttenhauser began his career at AUDI AG in 1995 after studying production engineering at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg. There and at Audi Hungaria, he was responsible for various production and quality assurance departments in vehicle and powertrain production along the value chain. He gained extensive international experience during the planning and construction of the Volkswagen engine plant in Silao and at Volkswagen sites in China and India. From 2017, he was responsible for the overall planning of vehicle powertrains and chassis components in the Audi Group. Since 2021, he has been a member of the Board of Management of Audi Hungaria, responsible for the production of combustion and electric powertrains. Robert Buttenhauser was born in Fürth, Germany, in 1969.  He is married with two sons. In his spare time, his hobby of classic cars from the 1970s connects him with the Group's rich history.

Robert Buttenhauser

Member of the Board for Powertrain Production

Robert Buttenhauser

Supervisory Board

  • Gerd Walker – Chairman of the Supervisory Board; Member of the Board of Management of AUDI AG, responsible for production and logistics
  • Nagy György – Member of the Supervisory Board, Charmain of the Works Council of Audi Hungaria
  • Xavier Ros – Member of the Supervisory Board, Member of the Board of Management of AUDI AG for Human Resources and Organization