Leica Adds Key Managers To Global Ag Team In 2012
Leica Geosystems boosted its agriculture group with four key appointments this year.
October 4, 2012
Leica Geosystems has recently appointed multiple industry experts to further strengthen the growing precision agriculture business.
In June, Johan Arnberg was appointed as the new President of Machine Control Division, which includes the responsibility for Leica Geosystems Agriculture. Arnberg is a very experienced executive with a history of delivering success in machine control. Arnberg will drive the global growth of the agriculture business by promoting best practice, service excellence and innovation internationally.
Robert Johnson, former Global Service and Support Manager, started at his new position as product manager in September. He is responsible for further developing the suite of products and solutions for precision agriculture applications to deliver tangible value to customers’ operations.
In October, Joe Arico took the helm as global aftermarket manager, based in Brisbane, Australia. Arico will be responsible for managing all aftermarket products and solutions for the agriculture business.
In July, Steve Ims joined the US team as Regional Manager for the upper Midwest and the western US. Ims brings a vast knowledge for integration of GPS technologies into agricultural equipment. With integrity and industry knowledge, Ims has assisted businesses in strategies for agriculture’s technology markets for many years.
These strategic appointments represent the maturity and success to date of the Leica Geosystems Agriculture business to further strengthen its team and ensure continued growth in this sector.
For more information about Leica Geosystems agriculture products visit www.AgGuidance.com.
Source: Leica Geosystems