Burlington, MA (PRWEB) February 05, 2013
Scheidt & Bachmann USA, Inc, a leading provider of Fare Collection Systems for mass transit, announced the appointment of David Macaulay as Executive Vice President & Managing Director North America, Fare Collection Systems. He will succeed Christian Sommerfeld, who returns to S&B Germany to assume new duties. Mr. Macaulay brings decades of relevant experience, having previously held senior roles with Vestas, Siemens and IBM.
"We welcome David’s experience and leadership to Scheidt & Bachmann," said Mr. Augustyniak – Managing Director Scheidt & Bachmann GmbH "In his new role, David will be responsible for improving profitable growth and building customer loyalty. His results-oriented approach and ability to think strategically will play a central role in expanding our record of innovation, while helping build our North American market position.”
Mr. Macaulay brings a track record of optimizing customer centric strategies and lean execution across several high tech industries. “The mass transit industry in North America is currently undergoing tremendous change despite funding constraints,” said Macaulay. “Ever increasing traffic congestion is driving the need for innovating and improving the passenger travel experience in order to make mass transit the preferred option. Scheidt & Bachmann’s many years of experience as a global leader in transportation infrastructure brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to solve our municipal transit challenges in the US and Canada.”