(08/23/2021 / sbr)

AFRY strengthens digitalisation services in Latin America

Aiming to strengthen engineering services and digital solutions offering for industrial environment, Pöyry, part of AFRY, announces an important addition of skills, with the hiring of Flavio Maeda as Head of Digitalisation Services (AFRY Smart Site) and Digital Transformation, Latin America.

In addition, seven specialists with deep knowledge in digitalisation also joined the existing digitalisation team from Konitech, an industrial digitalisation technology integrator.

“Flavio Maeda and team’s joining our team represents an important addition of skills to our digital solutions portfolio and a significant reinforcement to our competencies,” highlights Fábio Bellotti da Fonseca, President of Pöyry Brazil. “The company will be even more focused on helping customers in many industrial sectors e.g. pulp & paper, mining & metals, chemicals, and food & beverage in their digital transformation journey towards more sustainable and economically competitive operations.”

Strengthened team and new competencies bring great specialisation in the SAP Digital Manufacturing platform, and the expertise obtained in several cases in digitalisation and Industry 4.0, applying technologies such as Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence. The Latin American digitalisation team will work in close co-operation with other digitalisation experts of AFRY globally.