Pilz Automation Safety Canada appoints new CEO & GM
Andreas Sobotta is an experienced professional with many years in the electrical and controls world.
Pilz Automation Safety Canada has appointed a new CEO and General Manager for their Canadian operations, located in Barrie, ON.
Andreas Sobotta, an experienced professional with many years in the electrical and controls world, has accepted the position of CEO and GM of the Canadian operation. Sobotta has held various leadership roles at Davis Controls, Festo, Siemens, Phoenix Contact and most recently Hammond Manufacturing.
“I am very excited to join such an innovative company which spends over 20% of their global sales in R&D. The Canadian team is very enthusiastic and I look forward to growing with them,” says Sobotta.
Pilz, with their Head Office near Stuttgart/Germany, is a global leader of safety automation and offers safety automation products and solutions, as well as safety services like risk assessments, plant assessments and CE markings.