Poing, Germany, 6th September 2023 – EBV Elektronik, an Avnet company (NASDAQ: AVT), has been recognised by STMicroelectronics as its “2022 Best Performing Distributor in EMEA”. EBV showed the highest POS growth and best demand creation results for ST, resulting in the accolade for Best Performing Distributor in EMEA.

 “For the second year in a row, EBV achieved the highest overall score in our major KPI categories,” said Frank Wolinski, VP Head of Channel Sales EMEA at ST. “This outstanding performance is impressive and the result of our strong and trustful cooperation. We appreciate the strong commitment of the entire EBV team and their never-ending willingness to win and grow with ST.”

 “Our five-year run as ST’s leading demand creation distributor, and now a second year in POS, is a testament to the enduring hard work, skills and collaborative approach of our technical and commercial teams at EBV,” said William Caruso, President at EBV Elektronik. “We take great pride in once again receiving this award, and our close cooperation with ST continues to go from strength to strength in 2023.”

 EBV is a franchised distribution partner of ST, a world-leading semiconductor specialist serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, since 2006.


Photo caption: Frank Wolinski (VP Head of Channel Sales EMEA ST) and his team present the award to William Caruso (President) and the EBV Elektronik team.

About EBV Elektronik
EBV Elektronik, an Avnet (NASDAQ:AVT) company, was founded in 1969 and is the leading specialist in European semiconductor distribution. EBV maintains its successful strategy of personal commitment to customers and excellent services. 240 Technical Sales Specialists provide a strong focus on a selected group of long-term manufacturing partners. 120 continuously trained Application Specialists offer extensive application know-how and design expertise. With the EBVchips Program, EBV, together with its customers, defines and develops new semiconductor products. Targeted customers in selected growth markets will be supported by the Vertical Sales Segments. Warehouse operations, complete logistics solutions and value-added services such as programming, taping & reeling and laser marking are fulfilled by Avnet Logistics, EBV’s logistical backbone and Europe’s largest service centre. EBV operates from 65 offices in 29 countries throughout EMEA (Europe – Middle East – Africa). For more information about EBV Elektronik, please visit www.ebv.com.

About Avnet
Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem delivering design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the product lifecycle. We transform ideas into intelligent solutions, reducing the time, cost and complexities of bringing products to market. For nearly a century, Avnet has helped its customers and suppliers around the world realize the transformative possibilities of technology. Learn more about Avnet at www.avnet.com.