Jos Schrier has a background steeped in automotive automation.
After graduating from nautical college, Jos was responsible for the computerized administration for the construction of the Dutch storm surge barrier from 1978 to 1985. It was during this time that he first encountered the administrative software of Siemens. From 1986 to 1989, Jos worked for Siemens as a senior consultant, where he specialized in NECAS – a standard package specially designed for the automation of automotive businesses. Building on his experience, Jos founded Audev in 1989, and with his team, he has developed CarIT, a software package for the automotive sector that has remained a market leader for dealer management systems.