B&B appoints GM of EMEA Operations

29th May 2014
Posted By : Nat Bowers
B&B appoints GM of EMEA Operations

B&B Electronics has appointed Gary Sheedy as the General Manager of its EMEA operations based in Galway, Ireland. Mr. Sheedy will manage the EMEA sales teams and have P&L responsibility for the EMEA operation. He will also take on an international business development role for B&B Electronics, drawing from his two decades of high-tech industry experience on the international stage.

An engineer by background, Mr. Sheedy has worked in all areas of high tech, from design and development to manufacturing and test in many international arenas including the US, UK, Germany and Australasia/Asia. He also brings significant experience in general management, business development and technology leadership.

Mr. Sheedy’s previous work experience includes engineering and engineering management positions with Infineon AG (Formerly Siemens AG) as director of tools and software, and with Advantest Europe GmbH as EMEA SAE Manager. He has also served in commercial sales and marketing positions with Dynamic Controls (a subdivision of Invacare Corp.) as GM of product development, and with Invenco Group Ltd. as the global head – OEM business development.

Mr. Sheedy holds a B. Eng (Hons) Engineering from the University of Ulster, as well as a diploma in Industrial Studies. He speaks fluent German and elementary Spanish.

“Gary has a strong track record in solutions-based business development, and we are lucky to have him. He understands the processes, procedures and actions that are necessary to grow a profitable business with sustainable growth, and to deliver unique products to customers worldwide,” commented Jerry O’Gorman, CEO, B&B Electronics.

You must be logged in to comment

Write a comment

No comments

Sign up to view our publications

Sign up

Sign up to view our downloads

Sign up

IFSEC 2019
18th June 2019
United Kingdom EXCEL, London
Sensor+Test 2019
25th June 2019
Germany Nürnberg Messe
The Digital Healthcare Show 2019
26th June 2019
United Kingdom EXCEL, London
unbound london 2019
17th July 2019
United Kingdom Old Truman Brewery, London
DSEI 2019
10th September 2019
United Kingdom EXCEL, London