Thomas is part of the automation team at ARC covering process industry related topics in Europe and is located in ARC's offices in Germany.
Thomas' focus areas are Distributed Control Systems (DCS), functional safety, IT security, energy efficiency, and physical layer components between the field instruments and control room.
At ARC, Thomas specializes in process automation trends, technical customer expectations, and market research. He is also experienced in strategic marketing and mergers & acquisitions. Thomas has a strong background in the process market with MTL Instruments, KHS AG in Germany and the US, and B?rkert.