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Tuesday, July 24 2018 - 17:30
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QuEST Appoints Berthold Puchta to Lead Transportation Industry Sector
MUNICH, July 24 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

QuEST Global [https://q-g.co/home], the pioneering engineering services 
provider, has appointed Berthold Puchta as Vice President and Global Industry 
Leader for their transportation sector. In this role, Berthold will drive 
strategy and growth for the company's various engagements in the transportation 
industry, including automotive, off road and rail [https://q-g.co/rail ] 
sectors. Prior to joining QuEST, Berthold was Executive Vice President at the 
Global Automotive Division of ESG Elektroniksystem-und Logistik-GmbH 
(Electronic System and Logistics Group), wherein he had spearheaded their 
global automotive engineering business in Germany, United States and China, and 
built the company's strategic vision in connected car and automated driving 
segment.

Berthold has more than 25 years of experience across engineering, operations 
and customer relationships on both customer and supplier sides of the 
transportation business. Previously, he has held executive and senior 
leadership positions with leading transportation and technology companies 
including Porsche, Daimler, HP, T-Systems and CSC, across North America, Asia 
and Europe. Berthold is a graduate in engineering from the University of 
Stuttgart, and an alumnus of INSEAD. Based out of Germany, he will report to 
Robert Harvey, President - Sales, QuEST Global.

"The convergence of mechanical, software and digital technologies is changing 
the way we travel, by transforming automotive [https://q-g.co/auto ] and rail 
industries. We see tremendous opportunity in providing connected engineering 
services to customers, and in scaling business globally. Berthold's experience 
in serving transportation OEMs and Tier 1's across the globe will help us to 
continue to build comprehensive and highest value add solutions for our 
customers, which in turn, will enable them to achieve their business plan 
objectives of advancements in their products, production and supply chain," 
Robert Harvey said.

Commenting on his appointment, Berthold Puchta said, "The transportation 
industry is undergoing significant changes with the advent of digital and other 
technologies that facilitate smart and autonomous vehicles, alternative drives, 
functional safety, connectivity and security. I am inspired by the fact that 
QuEST is emerging as a global leader in the transportation industry with 
advanced capabilities in all of these technologies. Their commitment to provide 
comprehensive engineering solutions to customers, and their efforts to be the 
trusted engineering services partner of choice for global players are 
exemplary, and I am excited to be part of this successful and fast growing 
team."

About QuEST Global  

QuEST Global [https://q-g.co/home ] is a trusted engineering services and 
solutions partner to many of the world's most recognized Fortune 500 brands in 
aero engines, aerospace & defense, automotive, medical devices, oil & gas, 
power, hi-tech, industrial and rail with 10,000+ associates. For more than 20 
years, QuEST has been a trusted partner providing comprehensive support across 
the complete engineering lifecycle to help our customers improve efficiency, 
increase quality, create new products and open new markets. Through a 
collaborative and customized approach, QuEST enables its customers to manage 
traditional engineering requirements as well as convergence of digital and 
mechanical technology to help them create safe, dependable and high-quality 
products and services.

SOURCE: QuEST Global
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