Deputy Managing Director
CTO Advantech Europe
Associate Vice President Embedded IoT sector
- 30+ years of experience within the embedded computing industry and engineering
- Responsible for Operations and driving the convergence of AI and IoT platforms
Dirk Finstel brings over 25 years of experience within the embedded computing sector, having had a successful career in both sales and technology. Dirk was previously CEO of Sales & Marketing for the embedded boards division and CTO and member of the management board of Kontron AG; Dirk worked several years as CEO EMEA and EVP at ADLINK Technology, Inc. thereafter. In his most recent role, Dirk worked as Managing Partner / CTO at eCOUNT embedded in Munich, Germany. Dirk will lead the Embedded IoT sector in Europe. This strategic appointment underlines the importance of the Embedded business in Europe within Advantech.