Building on its Panasonic reputation, i-PRO EMEA has announced itself as a new global independent company, now headquartered in Amsterdam, as part of the Japan-based i-PRO global company network. As of October 1st, the new company will adopt the i-PRO brand as the standalone product identity from April 2022 onwards.
Gerard Figols has been appointed i-PRO EMEA President to lead the organisation and is also actively recruiting to bring additional talent into the organisation to help future growth. “Today marks an exciting new chapter in the development of the security camera industry,” Figols said. “i-PRO aims to lead the AI-ification of the security camera market by making AI the new standard, with plans to triple the number of cameras in our range over the next 6-12 months.
“We will use the company’s new agility to quickly respond to market requirements – delivering more high-quality products, in shorter development times, at greater value for money – providing high-quality, reliable hardware open for customisation. i-PRO EMEA looks forward to supporting our partners and their customers on this exciting journey.”
As part of its drive to get closer to its partners and customers, i-PRO EMEA is re-vitalising its Premium Partner Programme which includes Distributors and Integrators. Wanda Nijholt, i-PRO EMEA Manager Marketing and Communications, said: “i-PRO will be working more closely with our partners than ever before, listening to their needs and quickly responding with new solutions to become the market’s trusted next-generation partner.”