Frech appoints new executive board members
2/21/2023 Company News News

Frech appoints new executive board members

Oskar Frech GmbH + Co KG, a Swabian tool manufacturer, appoints new executive board members as of 01.01.2023. The supplier of die-casting machines is relying on internal competences.

Thomas Franco (CTO), Thomas Breins (CFO), Alexander F. Marks (CCO), Ioannis Ioannidis (CEO) stand next to each other from left to right. LTR: Thomas Franco (CTO), Thomas Breins (CFO) and Alexander F. Marks (CCO) are forming together with Ioannis Ioannidis (CEO) the new executive board of the Swabian tool manufacturer Frech. 

The expanded executive board is intended to ensure the continuity, stability and innovative strength of Frech and at the same time guarantee a future-oriented generational transition.

Since the beginning of the year 2023


Thomas Breins, Chief Financial Officer,

Thomas Franco, Chief Technology Officer, and

Alexander F. Marks, Chief Customer Officer,


have joined the CEO and President of the Frech Group, Ioannis Ioannidis, to form the new executive board. Breins, Franco and Marks have each been with the company for several years.


"It is an honour for me to shape the future of our family-owned, innovative and global technology company together with my two colleagues!", says Marks. "I am totally convinced that we will succeed in this with the sustainable human connections to our partners in various cultures around the world. It's a great responsibility that I'm really looking forward to!"


Frech has been part of the die-casting industry for over 70 years, driving innovation and expanding to global structures that adapt quickly to changing market conditions. With the new executive board, customers are to be served even more intensively and individually.