Director of Research, Europe
David is part of the automation consulting team at ARC covering manufacturing topics in Europe and is located in ARC's offices in Germany. In addition, he is a member of ARC's Hybrid Manufacturing, Packaging and Industrial Networking Teams.
David's focus areas include all manufacturing industries, particularly application areas such as packaging and safety, and product areas such as PLC, DCS, AC drives, motion control, field instruments, and industrial networks.
David has over 20 years of experience in industrial automation, including specifying, designing, and programming control systems in areas ranging from automobile to pharmaceutical, implementing projects involving PLC, DCS, HMI hardware and software, industrial networks, drives, and motion control.
Prior to ARC, David was Area Manager for Automation Solutions in Rockwell Automation's Munich, Germany office. In addition, he worked for Raytheon and Termiflex in the US.