d&b audiotechnik has named Amnon Harman as CEO, a newly created position that will have him taking responsibility for the further development and implementation of company strategy.
Prior to joining d&b, Harman was an independent consultant, and before that, he served as chairman of the management board of AUGUSTA Technologie AG, an international technology company focused on niche markets for optical sensor technology and digital image processing.
Also previously, he was a member of the management board and COO at SUSE Linux AG, where he took over the position as vice president and COO of the EMEA region after a sale to Novell, a specialist for network and internet software products.
Harman holds degrees in industrial engineering and aeronautical engineering, both from Munich University of Applied Sciences.
“d&b has an admirable reputation in the market for professional sound reinforcement systems and is uniquely positioned to benefit from the growing requirements for cutting-edge technology at concerts and large events,” Harman states. “The product portfolio has been continuously expanded in recent years, and combined with the founding of subsidiaries in Europe, the USA and Japan, has paved the way for the internationalization of the company. I look forward to being a part of this development, supporting the growth strategy and contributing to the further success of the company.”