With over 30 years in the embedded world and over 4o years in distribution of technology.
Coming from an engineering back ground with NCR, Allan moved into components distribution in the era when transistors, 8 bit micro’s and EPROM were in their infancy. Some 30 years ago he saw that eventually standard components would move to board made components in the form of Embedded technology first introduced in 4U chassis with ISA based back planes and plug in cards.
From their National sales manager for Priority Electronics for 10 years now known as Advantech Australia and in 2003 formed Kontron Australia with Kontron AG as a partner and Managing Director.
Having now 25 years in the electronics industry, George has back himself with Bachelor Degrees in both Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering with special interest in biomedical interfacing. A rounded experience stems from early days in manufacturing, engineering management, to growing 12 years expertise in performance optimised carrier design for Computer On Modules – in the medical and automation markets.
He has closely worked with the international consortiums for embedded development, empowering and designing with truly open platforms such as DimmPC, Xboard, ETX and COMx.
Joining the Industrial Computer Industry in early 2006, Joel is now very familiar with the Technology and Industry itself.
Having represented a vast majority of Embedded Computer Manufacturers, in 2011 he joined Kontron Australia as a Key Account Manager. Since then he has grown to successfully manage most of the top tier customers that Kontron Australia has within its portfolio.