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Distech Controls Expands European Team

Santiago Moreno Riello Appointed as Business Development Manager for Spain

April 17, 2018

[Lyon, France, April 17, 2018] – Continuing its significant growth in Europe, Distech Controls, an Acuity Brands company and innovation leader in energy management solutions, is appointing Santiago Moreo Riello as Business Development Manager (BDM) for Spain.

Santiago is Distech Controls’ first BDM dedicated to the Spanish region, which demonstrates the company’s further commitment to growth across Europe. He brings a wealth of experience from the controls industry to his new role.

The Distech Controls product portfolio offers a breadth of tools developed specifically for System Integrators. Additionally, the portfolio includes software and hardware solutions for Building Management Solutions, IoT analytics and web services based on RESTful API and other technologies that provide the foundation for smart, connected buildings,” said Santiago Moreo Riello Business Development Manager for Spain. “Distech represents solutions that meet the opportunity for the growing Spanish market.”

“We are committed to having a local presence across Europe and the appointment of Santiago is evidence of our on-going strategy. We are delighted to welcome him to the team as his knowledge and experience of the BMS, lighting and home automation markets will be invaluable to us in Spain,” said Ralph Lammers, Director of Sales E.U., Distech Controls. “There is so much potential for growth in the country and as Santiago is based in Madrid, he is in the centre of the three biggest economic areas of the country.”

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About Distech Controls

An innovation leader in energy management solutions, Distech Controls provides unique building management technologies and services that optimise energy efficiency and comfort in buildings, while reducing operating costs. We deliver Innovative Solutions for Greener Buildings™ through our passion for innovation, quality, customer satisfaction, and sustainability. The company serves multiple market segments through its worldwide business divisions, service offices and a superior network of Authorised System Integrators. Distech Controls, Inc. is a subsidiary of Acuity Brands Lighting, Inc. For more information visit

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