PTV Group has announced that Dirk Franke has been appointed Regional Managing Director of the high-turnover region CEE (Central & Eastern Europe).
Franke will assume overall regional responsibility of PTV’s software business.
Jointly with his international team located in Germany, Austria, and Poland, he will continue to work to advance sales success, as well as services and offers in the field of traffic planning, transport logistics and new mobility in the entire region.
PTV Group said that Franke has a lot of entrepreneurial spirit and extensive market experience. In the course of his career, he has founded, managed, and successfully launched two start-ups: Picavi GmbH and ToolBox Software GmbH.
Commenting on his new position at PTV Group, Franke said, ‘PTV has achieved market leadership. Despite its size, the company has maintained its start-up spirit.’
‘I think that transport-related issues such as autonomous driving and the development of smart cities present a great opportunity for progress. That’s why I am already looking forward to helping us shape the future together and being part of this fascinating PTV family, added Franke.