Speakers

Andre Bousette

Regional Director, Eastern Canada
Rittal Canada

Andre has been with Rittal Systems Ltd., Canada for 25 years when he joined as an Account Manager, and today, he leads Rittal’s Eastern Canadian Sales teams. He has over 30 years’ of experience in the Manufacturing and Automation fields. Andre is joined by Olivier Bousette, Product Manager, Data Centre Solutions and Roland Younk, President, EPLAN Canada, to share their expertise in these areas.

System Sales Manager
Murrelektronik

Originally a controls engineer in the UK with nearly 30 years of controls and automation experience, Colin works closely with the Murrelektronik technical sales team to help customers navigate the challenges of modern industrial networks and distributed IO systems leading to shorter installation times and lower control system costs.

Dave Hinder

Product Manager for Electric Drives and Controls
Bosch Rexroth

Dave over 25 years of automation experience, specifically in the fields of controls, motion and drives.  Has been with Bosch for the last 18 years, starting as a Technical Sales Consultant, and later transitioning to the Product Manager role for Electric Drives and Controls.

Senior Technical Sales Manager
Pilz Canada

Jon began his career as a project engineer before transitioning to sales a decade ago, with a primary focus in automation.  He has worked for manufacturers and distributors in sales and product management roles, taking care of several Canadian provinces and working to help customers find solutions to their challenges in a variety of different industries.

President
EPLAN Canada

Roland Younk is responsible for establishing EPLAN Canada and has been responsible for its success in Canada for almost 25 years. Roland has over 30 years’ experience with the EPLAN software and services portfolio, and brings a wealth of knowledge to this role in Canada.

Regional Sales Manager
WAGO Canada Inc.

An IoT technology enthusiast, Tyrone comes from an engineering background with experience in various aspects of power system and industrial controls design. He has worked with various industries including oil and gas, rail, transit, mobile equipment, manufacturing and utilities to help them achieve efficiencies with their current designs.