Jane Fischetti, General Manager, Distribution & International Sales for PEI-Genesis announced that the company has expanded its footprint into the Indian market, naming Manesh Pratap Singh as Country Manager for India. “We have been selling to the India market for many years through Jost Engineering but bringing Manesh on board clearly shows our commitment to ……Read More »
Premier Farnell, an Avnet company, announced a change in leadership as Graham McBeth retires from his position as President of Premier Farnell. Chris Breslin, currently senior vice president for global products at Premier Farnell will replace McBeth. Breslin will report to Pete Bartolotta, chief transformation officer at Avnet.
Hirose Electric Company announced that Byran Cullis has been named as the new President for Hirose Electric EMEA effective immediately. Bryan joined Hirose Electric UK Ltd in December 2006 and was instrumental in the amalgamation process to create one European company from the three existing operations spread across Europe. Hirose Electric Europe B.V’s Head Quarters ……Read More »
Thomas Lynch led TE Connectivity for 11 years, making major strides in production while boosting its role in products for harsh environments. Terrence Curtin, board member and president of TE Connectivity, will succeed Thomas J. Lynch as the company’s new CEO, effective March 9, 2017. Lynch, current chairman of the board and CEO, will become ……Read More »
Terrence Curtin, board member and President of TE Connectivity will succeed Thomas J. Lynch as the company’s new CEO effective March 9, 2017. Thomas J. Lynch, Chairman of the Board and CEO, will become Executive Chairman. About Terrence Curtin Terrence Curtin serves as President, TE Connectivity. In this role, Mr. Curtin is responsible for all ……Read More »
Heath Mitts joins TE from IDEX Corporation, where he most recently served as senior vice president and CFO. IDEX is a globally diversified company specializing in fluid, metering, health and science technologies, as well as fire, safety and other products. Prior to serving as CFO at IDEX, he held senior global finance positions at PerkinElmer ……Read More »
Arrow Electronics announced that Chris Stansbury has been named senior vice president and chief financial officer, effective immediately. He will succeed Paul J. Reilly, who is retiring from Arrow effective Jan. 31, 2017. In his new role, Stansbury will report to Michael J. Long, chairman, president, and chief executive officer. He has served for more ……Read More »
Avnet announced that Eric Williams has been appointed to the newly created role of vice president, Internet of Things (IoT), for Avnet Worldwide. In this role, Williams will develop and deploy a global IoT strategy, working across the company to design, develop, and drive edge-to-enterprise IoT offerings.
ABB announced that Franklin Sullivan has assumed the role of executive vice president for its electrification products division in the US. Sullivan also assumed commercial leadership for the division, which runs the low- and medium-voltage products businesses of ABB for both ABB and Thomas & Betts branded portfolios, across North America.
After almost 50 years in the management of the HARTING Technology Group, Dietmar Harting named his son Philip Harting the new chairman of the board as of October 1. Dietmar Harting remains a member of the company group’s board as personally liable partner and will focus on matters concerning the future and new technologies. Together ……Read More »