Since 01.01.2010 f.u.n.k.e. AVIONICS is run by Dr. Thomas Wittig. Dr. Wittig studied mechanical engineering at Munich Technical University. From 1990 to 1994 Dr. Wittig worked as research assistant at the University of the German Armed Forces in Munich in the fields of flight guidance and pilot assistant systems. After completion of his PhD Dr. Wittig worked as system and project engineer at EADS in Ulm with focus on navigation and flight guidance systems. In 1998 Dr. Wittig was one of the founders of Euro Telematik, from 2001 to 2007 has was responsible for Euro Telematik’s aerospace business unit as member of the executive board. After the acquisition of this business through Funkwerk Avionics in early 2008 Dr. Wittig changed his position to become member of Funkwerk Avionics's management board.