SOURCE: AND International Publishers

January 14, 2008 09:09 ET

Mapmaker AND strengthens management

ROTTERDAM, NETHERLANDS--(Marketwire - January 14, 2008) -

As of 1 February, Yuriy Pasichnyk will join as CTO the management team of AND Automotive Navigation Data. He will be responsible for the Software Engineering and Development, a department within AND that is heavily expanding.

Yuriy Pasichnyk was born in the Ukraine and studied at the Kyiv National Economics University. The last 8 years Yuriy Pasichnyk worked for Tridion B.V. where he was active in various positions. His last position was Director of Outsourcing. Yuriy Pasichnyk has broad experience in the Computer Software Industry.

"Yuriy Pasichnyk will help us execute our strategy focusing on the rapidly growing navigation markets and the accelerating enrichment of the road database of Western-Europe and the United States on street level, further intensifying our effort to generate maps based on image recognition and user generated content such as Map 2.0" according to Maarten Oldenhof, CEO at AND Automotive Navigation Data.

AND Automotive Navigation Data

AND Automotive Navigation Data (AEX: AND) is leading provider of digital mapping data used for navigation and location-based services around the world. The digital maps are used in personal and 'in- car' navigation, Internet-based mapping, fleet management and more. The company employs approximately 280 employees. The company was founded in 1984, is headquartered in Rotterdam, the Netherlands and is listed on Euronext Amsterdam (AND).

Contact  AND:
Maarten Oldenhof (CEO), tel +31 10 8851200

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Maarten Oldenhof
    tel +31 10 8851200