Robert Andres has worked in the IT and Communications industry since 1987. His IT career began at Digital Equipment Corporation in customer service, technical training and data centre operations, where he quickly discovered his passion for networking and distributed systems.
Mr. Andres spent several years at 3Com Corporation GmbH in Product Management and as Marketing Director where he was a member of the 3Com Executive Board in charge of Central Europe. In 1997 he became Marketing Director for the Client Access Business Unit in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
Since 1999 Mr. Andres has supported businesses in marketing, consulting, sales strategies, business development, and training, particularly in the fields of embedded, networking, M2M/IoT, and IT security. From 2010, Mr. Andres has worked as the Chief Marketing Officer for the Eurotech Group, where IoT hardware and software strategy is part of his responsibilities.