STRADTRODA, Germany — Allied Vision Technologies has appointed sales managers in France and the UK to support its long-time partner, Stemmer Imaging.

Christophe Moreau

Christophe Moreau has been Allied Vision Technologies‘ Sales Manager in France since September 1, 2014. Moreau has a 25-year track record in the French machine vision industry and was Sales Director, then Managing Director, of Stemmer Imaging France.

“I used to work with Allied Vision Technologies back then and enjoyed the very open and trustful collaboration," said Moreau. “I look forward to continue and deepen this relationship from the AVT side for the benefit of our French customers."

Alastair Slater has been in charge of the British and Irish markets since May 2014, and has worked many years as a sales manager at Stemmer Imaging UK. Because of this experience, Slater is already well acquainted with AVT’s products and technologies as well as the local machine vision market.

Alastair Slater

“I am delighted to join the AVT team and to offer our British and Irish customers even better service." Slater said.

Close partnership with Stemmer Imaging

"Christophe Moreau and Alastair Slater both have the ideal profile to represent Allied Vision Technologies in the UK and France," said Jochen Braun, Sales Director EMEA. "Both are recognized machine vision experts in their market. They bring a thorough know-how of AVT products as well as a close relationship with their respective distribution partners."

The new positions show Allied Vision Technologies‘ commitment to the British and French markets. Stemmer Imaging France and Stemmer Imaging UK remain AVT’s official distributors.

“Our intention is not to substitute them, but to gain a deeper insight of the local customers’ needs in order to deliver better solutions and services together with Stemmer Imaging." said Braun.

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