Schaffner appoints Distribution Sales Manager for EMEA
Schaffner has appointed Jamie Furness as their new Distribution Sales Manager for the EMEA region. Based in the UK Jamie Furness is familiar with the Schaffner product range having previously represented Schaffner while working at Farnell, and with tenure at Avnet, TTI and Future he knows the distribution channel very well.
Nicomatic appoints David Carman as Business Manager
Nicomatic has announced the appointment of David Carman as Business Manager. Carman takes on global responsibility for Nicomatic’s outside of box interconnect products for hi-rel applications in the aerospace and defence markets, including driving sales of the company’s new EN4165 Optimus connector portfolio which will launch later this year.
ACEINNA appoints VP of marketing & product development
ACEINNA has appointed Teoman Ustun as the company’s new Vice President of Marketing and Product Development, effective immediately. ACEINNA primarily focuses on developing and manufacturing innovative MEMS sensor and sensing systems solutions for autonomous vehicle navigation, ADAS and industrial applications.
COPA-DATA hires new sales manager
Automation software supplier COPA-DATA has appointed Alexandra Hughes as Pharmaceutical Sales Manager. With a focus on the life sciences sector, Hughes will continue the expanding use of COPA-DATA’s zenon industrial automation software platform in the pharmaceutical sector.
TTI Names Mike Morton as CEO
TTI has announced the appointment of Mike Morton to the position of Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Morton has served the company for 40+ years in various leadership positions, most recently providing exceptional leadership as chief operating officer.
Sondrel appoints new Regional Sales Director
Sondrel has expanded its European team with Pascal Cintract, as its Regional Sales Director for Central and Southern Europe.
Exel Composites appoints regional sales manager
Exel Composites has appointed Mika Bordi as Regional Sales Manager for Finland, Russia and the Baltics. Based at Exel’s Finnish headquarters in Vantaa, Bordi will lead regional sales activity to help grow Exel’s visibility and increase sales in the Baltic region.
EnOcean Alliance expands board of directors
Michael Tennefoss, Vice President of IoT and Strategic Partnerships at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company, has joined the EnOcean Alliance Board as Officer and Vice Chairman North America for the upcoming two years.
Frank Riemenschneider joins SEGGER as marketing manager
Starting 1st March 2021, Frank Riemenschneider will further strengthen the marketing team at SEGGER Microcontroller, joining as Marketing and PR Manager. Together with Dirk Akemann, he will amplify the work of expanding and solidifying SEGGER’s position in Europe, the USA and Asia as a manufacturer of innovative products; already very well-known and used by world-renowned market leaders in industry.
Panasas expands senior team with Todd Ruff and Brian Reed
Panasas has announced that Todd Ruff, Vice President of Marketing, and Brian Reed, Vice President of Product and Alliances, have joined the company’s senior management team. Richio Aikawa has also joined Panasas as director of vertical solutions, a key role as the company looks to expand its focus for financial services, trading and manufacturing customers. All three executives will report to Chief Operating Officer Brian Peterson.