Herman Westhoff · General Manager

Born in Netherlands, graduated in Mechanical Engineering and living in Spain since 1990. Has been working 5 years as Product Manager for cast components for earth moving equipment, 10 years in automotive company as Sales Engineer and entering the fastener business industry by working 5 years in Carbex as General Manager. With enough accumulated professional experience, he founded Fastmatec in February 2012. Speaking 6 European languages allows him to easily communicate with anybody at any level. Trust and good personal relations are main factors for successful technical business.

Gaietà Gómez · Vice-General Manager

Born in Spain, graduated in Mechanical Engineering and Master on product development. He has been working for more than 20 years in the automotive industry as Technical Manager and Total Quality Director followed by 4 years as Technical Director in a machinery manufacturing company. 4 European languages speaker, he joined Fastmatec in February 2015. Communication, teamwork and confidence are his principal basis for the business world.


Fastmatec, founded in 2012, is a company specialized in supplying equipment and raw material to the cold forming fastener industry. The team consists of engineers with previous experience in the fastener industry as well as automotive industry and machine building industry. That allows Fastmatec to clearly understand customer needs and present them the best possible solutions. Fastmatec strongly believes in the P2P, person-to-person, approach, always seeking for stable and long-term relationships.
A lot of effort and time has been invested to choose the suppliers of wire, machines and equipment, consolidating a solid basis to offer high quality products to satisfy customer’s needs. By now, Fastmatec is agent of world leading machine makers as well as cold heading wire suppliers, having among their customers many leading industrial companies from all over Europe and South America.