29 September 2014 (Sydney): NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) has today announced the appointment of Huub Robroek to the role of Sales Director, Europe. Responsible for building strategic alliances and growing revenues across key markets and Machine-to-Machine (M2M) verticals, Huub will work closely with European telecommunications carriers, system integrators, channel partners and enterprise customers.
With over 20 years experience in the wireless communications industry, he brings strategic proficiency in M2M market segments such as automotive, industrial, healthcare, telematics and metering. Based in Zurich, Huub will add further strength and expertise to NetComm Wireless' global sales team.
David Stewart, CEO and Managing Director, NetComm Wireless, said: "Huub has a strong technical background and a solid track record in international sales and business development with a focus on sustainable business relationships, and we are thrilled to have him on board as we continue our plans to expand into global markets and pioneer innovative market-leading devices for our customers."
Huub Robroek said: "This is an exciting time to be joining NetComm Wireless as governments and enterprise, across all market segments in Europe, add more weight to investments in wireless M2M to enhance efficiencies and remain competitive. I look forward to building on the solid partnerships already established with leading carrier, enterprise and channel partners to further NetComm Wireless' position in the European market."
Prior to joining NetComm Wireless, Huub worked in senior management positions in Europe, Asia and the U.S. with primary responsibilities involving direct acquisitions, collaboration with key partners, market positioning and sales strategy as Head of Sales EMEA for M2M Wireless Connectivity at Taoglas Ltd; and Manager Sales, Business Development EMEA at u-blox, Switzerland.
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About NetComm Wireless Limited
NetComm Wireless Limited (ASX: NTC) is a leading developer of innovative broadband products sold globally to telecommunications carriers, core network providers and system integrators. For 32 years NetComm has developed a portfolio of world first data communication products, and is arespected global providerof 3G and 4G wireless devices servicing the major telecommunications carrier, Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Rural Broadband markets. NetComm’s products are designed to meet the growing needs of today’s diverse home, business and industrial broadband applications and designed to optimise the performance of global network advancements. Headquartered in Sydney, Australia, NetComm has offices in the US, Canada, UK, New Zealand, the Middle East and Japan. For more information about NetComm visit: www.netcommwireless.com