13.09.2017 | Austria
Carlos Queiroz joins the Management Board of S&T AGS&T AG (www.snt.at) announces the appointment of Mr. Carlos Queiroz to the Management Board of S&T AG. With effect of the merger of Kontron AG, Mr. Queiroz became Chief Operating Officer Kontron Europe and is now in charge of operations of S&T subsidiary Kontron, with special focus on Germany and its holdings in Europe.
Mr. Queiroz has been active in the embedded industry for over 30 years. He started his career as a development engineer, and became head of the production and purchasing department at Kontron 10 years later. From 2000 to 2015, Mr. Queiroz was Managing Director of the German GmbH organization of Kontron and was responsible for all medical projects worldwide. In 2015 he joined the S&T Group assuming a Managing Director position.
"We are delighted to expand the management board of S&T AG with a first-rate embedded industry expert like Carlos Queiroz. With his many years of experience in the market and his excellent customer relationships, he will support us to establish Kontron as a world market leader again, "says Hannes Niederhauser, CEO of S&T AG.
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S&T AG is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (www.snt.at, ISIN AT0000A0E9W5, WKN A0X9EJ, SANT) and forms part of the Exchange's TecDAX index of leading high-techs. The company has some 3,700 staff members working for the Group's subsidiaries and operations, which are located in more than 25 countries. S&T is one of the leading suppliers of IT systems, services and solutions in Central and Eastern Europe. In 2016, S&T took a stake in Kontron AG, one of the leaders on the world's market for embedded computers. This transaction enhanced S&T's already large portfolio of proprietary technologies. These are used in the areas of IT appliances, cloud security, software, smart energy, and Industry 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT) – a sector in which S&T forms the cutting edge.