Havis Inc., a leading manufacturer of in-vehicle computer and equipment docking and mounting solutions, announces that it has established Havis Europe Ltd. and added John Harris as director to support customers and partners internationally.
Harris is a multinational engineering manager with a background in hardware, manufacturing and software development and experience in customer and supplier negotiation. As director of Havis Europe Ltd., Harris is responsible for developing strong relationships in the computer and vehicle OEM markets, with a primary focus on markets in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). Harris also oversees Havis’ product development, manufacturing, sales and distribution to resellers, installers, dealers and distributors in EMEA markets.
“We are pleased to announce the launch of Havis Europe and welcome John to our team,” says Joe Bernert, Chief Executive Officer of Havis Inc. “John has a strong background in both product development and customer support, and a solid understanding of European and personal computing markets. We’re confident that his knowledge and experience will strengthen our OEM partnerships and expand our offerings to new customers internationally.”
Havis partners with computer and vehicle original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), including Dell, Getac and Panasonic, to develop innovative mobile office solutions, including in-vehicle tablet and laptop docking, equipment mounting, motion devices, computing accessories and power management solutions. Havis serves fleets in utility and electric, emergency services, material handling, transportation, and railroads and railways markets.
“Havis offers a unique set of skills and a strong engineering background to help customers build effective mobile office solutions,” says Harris. “I look forward to supporting Havis’ international expansion by bringing the Havis edge to customers and partners in EMEA markets.”