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Thinfilm announces changes to its executive management structure

The appointments are expected to accelerate Thin Film Electronics development and commercialisation strategy

24 Nov 2015 | Editor

Thin Film Electronics (Thinfilm) has announced changes to the Company's management team and key leadership responsibilities going forward.

Erwan Le Roy has been named SVP, Strategic Marketing and GM, Sensor Products. Mr. Le Roy will be leading development of the roadmap and "go-to-market" strategies for Thinfilm's temperature sensor smart label and future iterations of the Company's sensor product line.

Erwan was most recently with Veeco (formerly Solid State Equipment Company) where he drove the marketing strategy that resulted in SSEC achieving 90% market share and the acquisition by Veeco.

Prior to SSEC, Mr. Le Roy held senior business development and marketing positions at KLA Tencor and Credence Diagnostics Systems, a division of Schlumberger.

Dr. Peter Fischer has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer for Thinfilm and will oversee manufacturing, supply chain, and technology transfer. Dr. Fischer joined Thinfilm in Q4 of 2013 as Chief Product Officer, initially serving as the company's technical lead in Product Marketing and Business Development.

Prior to Thinfilm, Dr. Fischer was CTO at Plastic Logic, and also held senior roles with Qimonda and Infineon Technologies.

Dr. Fischer relocated to Thinfilm's San Jose facility from Dresden, Germany.


About Thin Film Electronics

Thinfilm is a leader in the development and commercialization of printed electronics and smart systems. The first to commercialize printed, rewritable memory, the Company is creating printed systems that include memory, sensing, display, and wireless communication (NFC), all at a low cost unmatched by traditional electronic technologies. Thinfilm's roadmap integrates technology from a strong and growing ecosystem of partners to enable the Internet of Everything by bringing intelligence to disposable goods.

Thin Film Electronics ASA (Thinfilm) is a publicly listed Norwegian company with headquarters in Oslo, Norway; product development and production in Linköping, Sweden; product development, production, and business development in San Jose, California, USA; and sales offices in the United States, Hong Kong and Singapore.

Source: Thin Film Electronics

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