Andy Trott will take over responsibility for the brands of the Soundcraft Group of Harman International. Trott becomes managing director for the group. Among the lines he will oversee are Soundcraft, Amek, BSS and DAR. The company described Trott as a skilled engineer and technologist. He has worked as director of technology and strategic development for PACE Micro Technology and was CEO of PACE’s Networks and Connected Devices Division. Trott replaces John Carpanini, now executive vice president of JBL Professional.