EMEA Virtual Keynote Event


Missed the event? Watch on demand, Digi-Key’s first EMEA Virtual Keynote Event with Dave Doherty, Hermann Reiter, Ian Wallace and Stephane Ratelet where they will give a business update, market overview, and host a roundtable moderated by Johann Wiesböck, Editor-in-chief for ELEKTRONIKPRAXIS.


Dave Doherty, President at Digi-Key Electronics, brings over 30 years of professional experience between the semiconductor manufacturing and electronics distribution industries, the last 10+ with Digi-Key. His experience and knowledge enables him to provide great insight and innovative leadership within Digi-Key and the electronics industry.

Hermann Reiter, Senior Director, Global Strategic Program Development & EMEA Supplier Development at Digi-Key Electronics, is responsible for developing new global markets & EMEA supplier relationships for Digi-Key and our customers. He’s been with Digi-Key since 2012 and has been instrumental in facilitating the development of the Regional Sales office in Munich, Germany, but also brings more than 30 years of industry experience.

Ian Wallace, Director, EMEA Business Development, joined Digi-Key in May 2012 as Director of Sales for the UK and Ireland leading the company’s global expansion by supporting new and existing customers and supplier partners in these regions. Ian’s career spans more than 30 years in the electronic component industry.

Stéphane Ratelet, International API Champion at Digi-Key Electronics in charge of digital solutions and 3rd party software partners to streamline the purchasing process for Digi-Key customers. His work with digital transformation and data analytics help Digi-Key further establish its position as a leader when it comes to innovative end-to-end solutions for customers. Previously, he worked for more than a decade as Business Development Manager in High Service Distribution and as an Electronic Engineer for a subcontractor and an OEM.