MultiTech Welcomes Mike Fahrion as Chief Technology Officer

Tech Industry Veteran Joins Executive Team to Help Drive the Company Toward its Next Phase of Growth

Mounds View, MN, USA – April 29, 2021 –Multi-Tech Systems, Inc., a leading global supplier of Internet of Things (IoT) devices and services, today announced the appointment of Mike Fahrion as its new Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In his new position, Fahrion will collaborate with the MultiTech engineering and product management teams to develop a forward- thinking corporate vision, and technology and product strategy to drive the company toward its next phase of growth.

“MultiTech has built a reputation of providing communication solutions that leverage sensor and connectivity technologies for unparalleled simplicity and user experience,” Fahrion says. “It is an exciting time to join the team to expand both the capabilities and reach of such a well-respected pioneering IoT organization.”

“Mike’s expertise will help guide us as we continue to serve our customers, while addressing new high growth market opportunities in the IOT market ,” said MultiTech CEO Stefan Lindvall. “We are very pleased to have him join us on this journey and excited about the future we will build together.”

Fahrion’s extensive background in technology and product leadership includes a 20-year career at Advantech, formerly B+B SmartWorx.  During that time, he held key roles as CTO and Director of Engineering, with additional senior roles in marketing, product management and business development. His core technology expertise runs deep, focusing on hardware and firmware architectures for M2M/IIoT communications; wireless sensing utilizing SmartmeshIP, LoRa® and LTE Cat-M technologies; low power designs; edge computing,  and edge to cloud communications.


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MultiTech products simplify the Connected Product and Connected Service journey for OEM’s, Service and Solutions Providers. Our standard and customized wireless sensing and communications products use proven, standards-based technologies and open architectures, reducing time, effort and risk for our customers. MultiTech products are easy to integrate, easy to deploy and easy to scale, delivering best in class performance and value. We work closely with our customers, providing expert support, from architecture to integration and deployment. Our U.S. and global manufacturing agility enables us to work in partnership with our customers at any volume. We deliver to your business requirements, from off-the-shelf to pre-configured products or fully customized solutions. For more information, please visit

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