Current East Coast Microwave Distributors, Inc. president and CEO Bruce Cooper plans to step down from that role after 24 years, to assume a non-executive chairman position effective January 2, 2013. He will be succeeded by James Doyle.
CTS Corp. announced the appointment of Kieran O'Sullivan to the position of president and chief executive officer effective January 7, 2013. Mr. O'Sullivan will succeed Vinod M. Khilnani, current chairman and CEO, who will remain on the board of directors of the corporation and continue to serve as executive chairman until the Annual Shareholders Meeting in 2013 and retire from CTS Corp. on December 31, 2013.
M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings Inc. (MTSI) announced that John Croteau will be joining M/A-COM Tech as its president, effective October 1, 2012, and will be reporting to Charles Bland, its CEO. As president, Croteau will assume responsibility for world-wide sales, operations, R&D, marketing and business unit management.
Altair Semiconductor (www.altair-semi.com), the world’s leading developer of ultra-low power, small footprint and high performance 4G LTE chipsets, announced expansion of its management team with the appointments of Chee W. Kwan as vice president of worldwide sales and Uri Yaffe as vice president of business development.
e2v aerospace and defense, the leading provider of technology solutions to the U.S. mil/aero marketplace, has announced the appointment of Robert Brevelle into the role of President. Robert will be joining e2v on September 3rd and will be based at the Milpitas, CA facility.
Smiths Interconnect announces the appointment of Andy Humen as president of Smiths Interconnect Microwave, one of three operational business units alongside Smiths Interconnect Connectors and Smiths Interconnect Power.
Hirose Electric, a leader in the development of connector solutions, has named Kazunori Ishii as president. Kazunori Ishii began working at Hirose in April of 1982, and has since served as deputy chief director of engineering, deputy chief director of sales, and senior managing director. Ishii holds a BA degree from Komazawa University.
CAE is pleased to announce the appointment of Gene Colabatistto as its new Group President, Military Simulation Products, Training and Services. He will be replacing Martin Gagné who, after 16 years of service with CAE, has decided to retire.