With telecommunication engineering studies, first year PhD in automation and an MBA from HEC Paris, Jan-Remi Fromentin started to work in several American telecom companies as project and product manager.
He joined ifm electronic 25 years ago and had various responsibilities in marketing and sales management at ifm France and South West Europe.
After 6 years as the CEO of ifm France, he’s now in charge of sales and marketing of Industry 4.0 solutions at ifm corporate, reporting to the CEO of ifm group of companies.
He’s also involved in the Open Alliance for Industry 4.0 as one of the ifm representative in charge of Early Adoption projects.
Measuring, controlling and evaluating – When it comes to pioneering automation and digitalisation technology, the ifm group is the ideal partner. Since the foundation in 1969 ifm has developed, produced and sold sensors, controllers, software and systems for industrial automation and digitalisation worldwide. Today the ifm group family-run in the second generation with more than 7,300 employees in 95 countries is one of the worldwide industry leaders. ifm combines the internationality and innovative strength of a growing group of companies with the flexibility and close customer contact of a medium-sized company.
A huge variety of products
ifm’s exceptionally large product portfolio does not only cover all relevant standard solutions but also the special requirements of individual industries. In addition to position and process sensors, sensors for motion control and safety technology are part of the product range. Furthermore ifm offers products for industrial imaging and communication as well as identification systems and systems for mobile machines.