New appointment drives focus in DACH region

Tuesday, 17th January 2017

(Newcastle, 17 January 2017) Nomad Digital, the leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions to the rail industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jochen Felsberger as their new Regional Sales Manager (Germany), for the DACH region.

Jochen Felsberger has more than 20 years’ experience in the mobile, digital and telecoms industries, with experience in transport, and specifically in rail.

Jochen’s role has two primary functions: to nurture and develop Nomad’s existing customer relationships, and to explore new customer opportunities throughout the region. He will focus on building strategic relationships, with particular emphasis on developing ongoing relationships with train operators and supporting major accounts.

With a strong background across both the Telecommunication and Transportation sectors, Jochen has worked internationally as both a project and account manager, responsible for major telecoms customers, including Mobilkom Austria Group, T-Mobile, Telenor, Telefonica and Vodafone. In his last role at Siemens, where he held the position of Head of Presales, Jochen supported presales and business development activities across multiple industries throughout the EMEAI region. His broad rail experience includes condition based maintenance systems, including asset management and real-time monitoring.

Jean-Philippe Tissot, Nomad’s General Manager EMEAI, said “We are delighted to have Jochen on board. His experience and understanding of the DACH region, and importantly the transportation sector, will be an invaluable asset to both Nomad and our customers across the region.”

For more information on Nomad Digital
David Bootle Marketing Communications Manager
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About Nomad Digital

Nomad Digital is the world’s leading provider of passenger and fleet connectivity solutions to the railway industry. It offers a broad solutions portfolio to both train operators and builders that significantly enhances the passenger experience, and increases fleet operational efficiency.

Its integrated and scalable solutions include the multi-award winning and patent-protected Passenger WiFi, enabling seamless connectivity with the internet and on-board infotainment. In addition, its Passenger Information System for live journey, multi-media information and Passenger Portal Framework simplifies the creation of custom portals for on-board services and entertainment. And Nomad’s Remote Online Condition Monitoring, Driver Assist and Power Train products are targeted at identifying efficient fleet maintenance operations and improving fuel economy.

Nomad is the pioneer of the Networked Train – a shared and secure internet-standards based network infrastructure to which all authorised on-board systems and passenger devices may connect.

Nomad is an international business, with sales and service centres in several locations around the world and product development facilities in the UK (Newcastle), Germany (Hildesheim) and Portugal (Porto). Founded in 2002 and headquartered in the United Kingdom, the company serves more than 80+ global customers, in more than 40 countries, including train builders such as Bombardier, Hitachi and Alstom, and train operating companies such as ÖBB, Amtrak, VIA Rail, Eurostar, GWR, NS, NSB, PKP, Queensland Rail, and Virgin Trains.