Kineton, a fast-growing Software start-up based in Napoli announces that Heinrich Gerhard (HG) Schüring has joined the company as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO) to help the company with its very ambitious growth plan.
HG Schüring will be part of the executive leadership team and will report directly to Giovanni Fiengo, co-founder and CEO. He will be leading the KineRace25 activities, which are focusing on expanding the Product Portfolio into new strategic markets and deliver a continued flawless execution supported by a strong and sustainable growth of the team. This newly created role at Kineton demonstrates how the company will address their plans with a focus on company growth initiatives, including mergers and acquisitions, and expansion to new verticals.
“Kineton has been one of the fastest growing start-ups in Italy in the past years and we are excited to start the next phase of our journey,” said Giovanni Fiengo. “HG Schüring has the strong leadership experience that we need to take the next step towards growth – with his vast experience in driving the business growth across boundaries in the electronics industry we will be able to harvest from our broad technology portfolio. With his experience in achieving Business Growth and his passion for products and technology we are confident to exceed our growth plans. We are very excited to welcome HG to the Kineton family.”
HG Schüring comes to Kineton from Marelli, where he served as Executive Vice President (EVP) for the Business Unit Electronics and later was responsible for the area ADAS. Directly before joining Kineton in his new role, he advised start-ups in scaling for business growth implementing solid strategic product portfolios. In addition, he is currently Chairman of the Board of Management for Easyrain, a start-up in the vehicle safety area.
“My first experience with Kineton was very exciting: A young and dynamic team with a strong academic background, that is delivering Software products and services to the Media, Automotive and Aerospace industry. A passionate team with a strong will to succeed. The people focus of Kineton and the innovative work environment is resonating very well with my vision of people management and motivation,” said HG Schüring, newly appointed COO of Kineton. “With its broad technology base, Kineton is ready to grow even further and will conquer other business areas like smart mobility where we have already technologies available to contribute immediately to this fast-growing market. I am very excited to contribute with my experience to the KineRace25 growth plan and I am confident that Kineton will achieve the growth targets with its excellent team.”
Based in Naples, Turin, Milan, and Reggio Emilia, Kineton is a scaleup with strong roots in Southern Italy. Established in March 2017 from the idea of a group of professionals, the company provides cutting-edge engineering services by creating and developing innovative solutions in the main technological sectors: Media, Automotive, Telco, IoT, Gaming, and Aerospace. It develops services and products to manage complex digital systems, from smart TVs to the numerous electronic control units of a car. Kineton offers its customers years of experience and acquired skills summarized in a targeted quality and high-tech offer that has led, after only four years since its birth, to boast some of the major players in the international market in its customer portfolio.
For more info: www.kineton.it