Konrad Technologies, the provider of value added, PXI based automated test solutions used to solve the world´s most complex engineering challenges, announced that David Loadman, previously Vice president of Sales at National Instruments,was appointed to join Konrad board of directors as Vice President & General Manager.
“As a National Instruments Platinum Alliance Partner, the Americas division of Konrad Technologies will continue to partner with the National Instruments sales team to develop and deploy turnkey automated test solutions in the Consumer Electronics, Automotive and Medical Devices industries.”
“During this time of global expansion and transformation, there is no better person to lead Konrad Technologies than David,” said Michael Konrad, Konrad GmbH´s Founder and CEO. “David is a proven leader with extensive experience, hard-core engineering skills, a unique perspective on global business environment and strong leadership skills. His vision on technological innovations and how these will be experienced around the world is exactly what Konrad Technologies needs as the company enters its next chapter of expanded product, technological innovation in industrial standards and global expansion.”
“What attracted me to Konrad is the quality of the people, the deep domain knowledge in automated test and the technology investments in areas such as ABex and mm Wave based radar. With the expansion into North America enabled by locations in Austin, Texas and San Jose, California, Konrad Technologies can now offer customers a truly global footprint with local support in Europe, North America and Asia.”
Prior to his role as Vice President Sales, Major Accounts, David also served as Wireless Sensor R&D Director and Wireless Test Product Marketing Director at National Instruments. David’s extensive knowledgecontributed to NI’s tremendous growth to become one of the leaders in the wireless test market. David Loadman is a highly recognized senior technology executive with a diverse range of functional management experience in R&D, Systems Engineering, Product Marketing, Sales, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)and Business Development.