Sivers Photonics is pleased to announce the appointment of Paul Johnston as VP Operations, based at the Photonics headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland. Paul will focus on increasing operational capability and capacity for Sivers Photonics’ expanding worldwide customer base.
“We are delighted to welcome Paul to the team. Paul brings with him a wealth of experience in Semiconductor Operations and will be a key member of the Sivers Photonics leadership team” said William McLaughlin, MD of Sivers Photonics.’
Paul has extensive operational and technical leadership experience, with over 15 years in semiconductors, photonics and opto-electronics industries, ranging from university spin-outs to established multi-national organisations such as NEC Semiconductors and Coherent Inc. Prior to joining Sivers Paul was Manufacturing Director at Raytheon Systems Limited, with responsibility for multiple UK and Canadian manufacturing teams.
Paul commented, “When I spoke to the senior team I was instantly bought in to the vision they have for Sivers Semiconductors to become a leader in the optical communications, sensing and wireless markets. The opportunity to work with this team, their passion, innovation and technology at such an exciting time for the organisation was a dream come true and fits really well with my own experiences and future objectives.”
For more information please contact:
Anders Storm, CEO
Tel: +46 70 262 6390
E-mail: [email protected]