António Conde is the new CEO of Consoveyo: A Portuguese Leader inside the german Körber Group
António Conde has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer of Consoveyo, which belongs to the Business Area Logistics Systems of the international technology group Körber. He succeeds to Pieter Feenstra, who had this role in addition to his position within Körber Logistics as CEO of Business Unit System Integration.
António Conde is the first Portuguese CEO since the acquisition of Körber Group in 2015. The annoucement was made yesterday to the employees in Porto, Portugal. “I’m very glad to be part of Consoveyo and Körber Logistics. I believe we can do anything if we stay together as a team. 2020 is going to be a very important year with a lot of changes. I am highly confident”, reinforced António in the company headquarter.
The new CEO will lead the new mindset of Consoveyo as a strong supplier of the german group. For this change, Consoveyo recruited 9 new members for Research and Development (R&D) department. In total, currently there are 22 specialists and this human capital is the key advantage of Consoveyo.
António has been the Consoveyo COO and deputy CEO since October 2017. Prior to this he worked internationally in various senior management roles for the German Bosch Group. From this experience, we can highlight many well-heeled turnovers headed by his management. One of them, as Plant Manager, was the improvement activities in a factory in Aveiro which was considered the best factory of Bosch Group worldwide. At Consoveyo, the task is to contribute for a better integration into the wider Körber Logistics Systems structure, increasing the company's positioning as a product developer specialist.
With a solid background with more than 30 years of experience and hundreds of projects completed successfully at major companies all over the world, such as Coca Cola, Atlantic Pharma, Ab inBev Super Bock Group, The Navigator Company, Embraer, Sköda, JYSK, Next, among other leader companies, Consoveyo offers a wide range of automated intralogistics solutions that can be found in different industries such as food, beverage, paper, frozen, chemical, parts and components, pharmaceutical, automotive as well as third party logistics operators, retailers, documentation, among others.