Dirk will lead the Embedded IoT sector in Europe, underlining the importance of the Embedded business in Europe to Advantech.
He has over 25 years of experience in the embedded computing sector, having had a successful career in both sales and technology. Dirk was previously CEO of sales & marketing for the embedded boards division and CTO and member of the management board of Kontron AG. Dirk also worked several years as CEO EMEA and EVP at ADLINK Technology. In his most recent role, Dirk worked as managing partner /CTO at eCOUNT embedded in Munich, Germany.