Our Leadership Team

Robert (Bob) Gerth
Chairman of the Executive Committee & Chief Executive Officer

ROBERT (BOB) became Chairman of the Executive Committee of Eastek effective April, 2019 and became CEO in August, 2019. In this role, Bob has responsibility for overseeing the senior management team and setting the strategic direction of the company. 

Dave Vrioni
President & Chief Operating Officer

DAVE became President and Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Eastek International Corporation effective in April, 2019.  In this role, Dave has responsibility for managing all functions of Eastek and its subsidiary companies.  

John Norris
Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

JOHN joined Eastek International Corporation in July of 2019.  Effective January 2020, John was promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. In this role, John has responsibility for managing the financial, information systems and human resource functions of Eastek and its subsidiary companies.

Bill Boyer
Senior VP, International Expansion

BILL joined the Eastek management team with the acquisition of Automated Circuit Technologies in November 2013.  During his years with Eastek, he served as the Vice President of US Operations as well as VP, Engineering for the overall company.  Recently Bill has been promoted to the Senior VP, International Expansion.  In his role, Bill is responsible for bringing new facilities online and ensuring the successful transition of targeted manufacturing.  

Daljit Sabharwal
VP, Supply Chain

DALJIT joined Eastek International Corporation in January, 2007 as the Vice President of Supply Chain.  He is responsible for developing relationships with vendors, negotiating and setting up global supply chain solutions to align with Eastek's goals.

Gilles Antoine
VP, Operations & Customer Success

GILLES joined Eastek International Corporation in April, 2018 as the Customer Relations Manager. This new position was responsible for standardizing our business process as it relates to Program Management of all customers. In June, 2019, Gilles was promoted to VP, Operations & Customer Success where he assumed the additional responsibilities of overseeing the operations strategy, structure, performance and processes of Eastek and its subsidiary companies.  

Ron Rygiel
VP, Engineering

RON joined Eastek International Corporation in February of 2020 as the VP, Engineering. In his role, Ron will be responsible for the management of the Project Engineering team as well as continuing to build strong relationships with our customers.  Ron brings over 20 years of manufacturing and sales experience in the aerospace, medical, commercial vehicle and automotive industries.  

Juanita Martinez
VP, Quality Assurance & Regulatory Affairs

JUANITA joined Eastek in 2007 where she has held responsibility for the Eastek Quality Systems team representing all sites in US and in China for the last 12 years.  She has been very involved with the creation and training of many of Eastek’s internal programs such as FDA/QMS, CAPA and GDP; each is offered in an interactive, multi-lingual setting. She also leads the Eastek International Internal Audit program, which includes members from all facilities.

Pete Stamatakos
Director of Sales

PETE joined Eastek in 1999 and has held a series of Sales and Business Development roles in the subsequent 15 years, with increasing responsibility. In 2014, Pete was promoted to Director, North American Sales for Eastek International. In this role, Pete is responsible for lead generation and account development for all customers based in North America as well as our Business Development Managers.

Brandy L. Rhode
Director, Marketing & Communications

BRANDY became Director of Marketing & Communications of Eastek International Corporation effective in November, 2019.   In this role, Brandy has responsibility for the organizations marketing activities and oversees the development and delivery of a fully integrated marketing strategy for the business.

Cindy Bai
Director of Finance

CINDY joined Eastek International Corporation in November, 2019 as the Director of Finance.  In her new role, Cindy leads corporate financial planning and analysis, financial reporting, and process improvement.  Throughout her career, Cindy has developed broad international business experience in Finance and Accounting across diverse industries.

Kevin Grob
Site Leader, Menomonee Falls, WI

KEVIN joined the Eastek team in the spring of 2018.  He oversees all day-to-day operations for the Eastek ACT division in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin.

Sandra Davis
Customer Service Manager

Sandra joined Eastek International Corporation in September, 2001 as an Order Entry Clerk.  She has held several positions within Eastek over the years, working her way to her current position as Customer Service Manager.  Reporting to her is our Program Management and Customer Service Teams.  She is also responsible for the Program Management of various customers.

Chong Chee (C.K.) Kwang
General Manager, Asia Operations, Dongguan

CHONG CHEE (C.K.) joined Eastek International Corporation in November, 2019 and has been appointed to the new position of General Manager, Asia Operations based at our Dongguan, China factory.  In this role C.K. has leadership responsibility for all of Eastek’s operations in Asia including Eastek DG, Preo HK and Eastek Malaysia, our newest facility.  

Wyman Wang
Deputy General Manager & Operations Director, Dongguan

WYMAN joined Eastek International Corporation December of 2019 and has been appointed to the new position of Deputy General Manager and Operations Director at the Eastek Dongguan facility in China.  In this role Wyman has leadership responsibility for all manufacturing departments.

Roger Lam
Global Purchasing Director, Dongguan

ROGER joined Eastek International Corporation in November, 2019 and has been appointed to the new position of Global Purchasing Director at our Dongguan, China factory.  Roger has leadership responsibility for all Purchasing and related operations in Asia including Eastek DG, Preo HK and Eastek Malaysia, our newest facility.

Andrew Tan
Managing Director, Malaysia

ANDREW comes to us with the recent acquisition of our Malaysian facility in 2019 and he is the Managing Director of the Malasyia facility.  Andrew brings 30 years of manufacturing experience in car automation, medical and industrial products.