Austrian headquartered tech firm Kapsch TrafficCom has appointed Steve Parsons as its new Head of Sales for the UK.

Parson joins provider of intelligent transportation systems (ITS) from his role as Head of Sales for Siemens UK.

“I am delighted to be joining Kapsch TrafficCom and share their vision that high levels of congestion, poor air quality and inadequate safety practices should belong to the past,” said Parsons.

“The company has an excellent portfolio of solutions to these pressing issues and a continuous drive for innovation. This allows us to develop tailored solutions in close collaboration with our customers.”

Kapsch TrafficCom is a provider of intelligent transportation systems in the fields of tolling, traffic management, smart urban mobility, traffic safety and security and connected vehicles.

The company has implemented six nation-wide toll collection systems and has references in more than 50 countries around the world, among them tolling solutions for the Golden Gate Bride and Sydney Harbour Bridge or urban traffic management solutions in Buenos Aires and Madrid.