Effective September 1, 2006, Jürgen Grabow (42) is the new Vice President of Sales EMEA at Kontron AG. A Certified Engineer, Jürgen Grabow studied electrical engineering at the RWTH in Aachen, Germany, and then initially worked in sales and product management of electronic measurement technology and industrial computers. Since 2005, he has been responsible for sales in Central Europe at Kontron.
Kontron is a worldwide leading manufacturer of embedded computer technology and robust solutions for mobile use. It supplies leading OEMs, system integrators and application providers in the most varied market segments such as data- and telecommunication, automation, measurement and control technology, transportation, gaming and entertainment, medicine and military technology, as well as aviation and energy. The goal is to make possible to customers a significant reduction of their time-to-market and to provide them with noticeable competitive advantages by means of products such as heavy-duty open computer platforms and systems, single-board computers, HMIs and mobile, rugged computers. Kontron employs over 2,300 employees worldwide, with production locations in Europe, North America and the Asia-Pacific region. The business is listed in the German TecDAX 30 under the securities identification code “KBC.” Kontron is a Premier member of the Intel(R) Communications Alliance and so receives early access to leading Intel technologies and preferred engineering support.