Nigel Ward has retired from the role of President, Avnet Abacus and will be replaced by another industry veteran Rudy Van Parijs. Ward leaves after a successful 30-year career with Avnet. Van Parijs joined EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company, in 1991, as a field application engineer.
Avnet Abacus is the recipient of TDK Corporation’s 2017 European Senten Manten Gold award.
This recognition comes as a result of the consistently strong operational and sales performance achieved by Avnet Abacus, with 17.6% sales growth year on year gained across the TDK product range.
Avnet Abacus has scooped up three awards from Molex. For the second consecutive year, Molex has named Avnet Abacus EMEA Distributor of the Year. This year’s award, recognising 2017 achievements, also saw Avnet Abacus succeed in two additional categories: Northern Europe Distributor of the Year, with credit to the UK team; and France, Benelux and South Africa Distributor of the Year, highlighting the successes of the Benelux team.
Dominating the channel: Molex presents Avnet Abacus with its 2016 European Distributor of the Year award
Avnet Abacus is extending its distribution agreement with Panasonic to include RF and wireless module based products and technologies which cover all the latest communication protocols with ready-to-use modules…
Now hear this: Avnet Abacus agrees distribution deal with PUI Audio
Habit-forming: Avnet Abacus takes home the Kingbright Platinum Award for the seventh consecutive year
Rising to the top: Nigel Ward takes over as President of Avnet Abacus
Avnet Abacus has extended its distribution agreement with TE Connectivity (TE) to include TE sensors for use in diverse markets including automotive, industrial, transportation, and aerospace and defence.…
Nice trophy! TE Connectivity and Avnet Abacus executives at the presentation ceremony