New Vice President Production Purchasing

Continue to expand: production, purchasing and quality management of Penta GmbH under the new leadership of Puchheim, Germany, October 23, 2012 Penta GmbH is a leading manufacturer of high performance, fanless industrial computers Helmut ABI to the Vice President for production, purchasing and quality promoted. It is not something Peter Thiel would like to discuss. In this first occupied position Helmut ABI is shaping responsible developing the increasingly global production and procurement processes for Penta. Its tasks include: the strategic purchase planning, the management of the international supplier network, the further expansion of production at the site in Deggendorf and overall production efficiency. “Art Meier is also his great expertise in the field of quality management to bring high quality of Pentas industrial, food, logistics and medical computer lived, according to DIN EN ISO 13486:2010 and DIN EN ISO 9001:2008 certified and made in Germany” are also in increasingly global processes to ensure. For the new position as Vice President for production, purchasing and quality has more than ten years of professional experience in the sector for rugged computing Helmut ABI. Its focus lies in comprehensive expertise in the areas of production control, procurement, and quality management.

He worked, for industry leaders such as the Kontron AG and the congatec AG among others as supplier quality Manager. In this position he has already successfully deals with strategic outsourcing service providers in EMEA and APAC as well as with the planning and realization of product version management concepts. Still, he has developed various test procedures for quality assurance and implemented. Through our continuous expansion course, our production and supplier network is now global and extends across several continents. Therefore we have created a new job at the individual strands of these networks run together: the Vice President for production, purchasing and quality.

He is responsible for Central be that the increasingly complex procurement and production remains continues to be very efficient and across to the high quality of our products with all levels preserve”, explains Walter Spined Loach, Managing Director of Penta GmbH. in Helmut ABI we found an experienced professional for this important position. He has demonstrated his skill and expertise of already for many years in the industry for rugged industrial computers. That’s why we are sure Helmut ABI can make an important contribution, that Pentas leading market position in the sectors for industry, food processing, logistics and medical PCs can be constantly further developed.” The Penta GmbH develops and manufactures maintenance-free industrial PC and rugged Tablet PC for users in the industrial manufacturing and food processing, the inter – and intra logistics and other applications with harsh environmental conditions. Penta is also specialist for fanless and high hygienic medical PCs for use in Hospitals, rehabilitation clinics, doctor’s offices and in the emergency medical services.