ABBYY appoints Robert Youngjohns as Chairman of the Board
ABBYY has appointed industry veteran Robert Youngjohns as Chairman of the Board. In this position Robert will work with the CEO and executive management team to shape ABBYY’s global enterprise growth strategy and execution.
MacDermid Alpha appoints new VP and General Manager
MacDermid Alpha Electronics Solutions has announced Rick Fricke will be joining MacDermid Alpha Electronic Solutions (MAES) as the Vice President and General Manager of their Semiconductor Solutions division.
Xilinx appoints Brice Hill as Chief Financial Officer
Xilinx has announced it has appointed Brice Hill to the position of executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), effective immediately.
A fresh outlook for MEGAMAN
Energy efficient lighting manufacturer, MEGAMAN, has announces the appointment of a new National Sales Manager and area-based Business Development Manager to its sales team.
International Federation of Robotics elects new President
The Executive Board of the International Federation of Robotics (IFR) has elected Milton Guerry (pictured) of SCHUNK USA as the new President. Klaus Koenig of KUKA Robotics has been appointed as IFR´s new Vice President.
Leading female engineer takes up second major role with the EPSRC
One of the world’s leading experts in the science of measurement, the University of Huddersfield’s Dame Jane Jiang, has been appointed to a new national body within the EPSRC that has a brief to identify bold new areas for research and investment.
Insituware appoints new chief scientist
Insituware LLC, the provider of smart in-situ measurement solution with integrated machine learning technology, has announced the appointment of Denis Barbini, Ph.D. as Chief Scientist.
New Regional Manager for Invertek Drives US
David Dillon has joined Invertek Drives USA as Regional Sales Manager covering Eastern US.
Personnel changes at MANN+HUMMEL
Josef Parzhuber, President and General Manager of MANN+HUMMEL’s Automotive Aftermarket, will leave the global filtration leader effective 30th April 30. Parzhuber has been with MANN+HUMMEL since 2011 and has played a significant role in developing the global automotive aftermarket business during his tenure. The search for a successor for his position is still ongoing.