Over 15 years of embedded computing experience
Poway, CA, March, 30 2010 – Kontron has named Farhad Sharifi its Director of Sales, North America and will report directly to Mike Kadri, Vice President of Sales, North America. Mr. Sharifi brings over 15 years of embedded computing industry experience to Kontron. Throughout his career, he has held various leadership roles, including: Product Management, Sales Management, as well as, previously managing Kontron’s Embedded Systems division for North America from 2006-2008.
“I have every confidence that he will be a key contributor on our growth path to a billion dollar a year company,” says Kadri. “He knows this industry and embedded computing very well. His experience and knowledge is a true asset in enabling Kontron to continue serving our customers with the highest-level of service and technology they have come to expect.”
Mr. Sharifi will be based at Kontron’s North America Headquarters in Poway, CA.