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Dynex Power Announces Appointment Of CTO

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Dynex has announced the appointment of Dr. Keith Ferguson as the company’s Chief Technology Officer, effective February 5th, 2018.

In this role, Dr. Ferguson will join the Dynex Senior Leadership Team, report directly to the CEO, and lead the Lincoln Research and Development Centre. He will have full responsibility for engineering activities associated with Dynex’s new product introduction and product development, as well as the associated technology developments in Lincoln. He will also lead Dynex’s growing collaboration with the recently-announced Times Electric Innovation Centre in Birmingham, UK.

Dr. Ferguson joins Dynex from Teledyne-e2v, where he most recently held the position of President of its RFPower Defence division. Previously, he served on the Executive Committee of Filtronic plc, and successfully led the sale of the company to Teledyne Corporation. Dr. Ferguson holds a PhD in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, an MSc in Microwave and Communication Engineering, and a BSc (hons) in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, all from the University of Leeds. He is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology.

Commenting on the appointment, Clive Vacher, President and CEO of Dynex, said, "It gives me great pleasure to welcome Dr. Keith Ferguson to Dynex as our new CTO. This appointment is critical to the success of the company as we accelerate the release to market of high-quality, industry-leading products and technology. We are delighted to have been able to attract such a seasoned technical leader from the electronics sector. Dr. Ferguson’s technical and commercial achievements speak for themselves, and I have great confidence that he will further strengthen our ability to lead the market in high-power semiconductors."

"It gives me great pleasure to welcome Dr. Keith Ferguson to Dynex as our new CTO. This appointment is critical to the success of the company as we accelerate the release to market of high-quality, industry-leading products and technology. We are delighted to have been able to attract such a seasoned technical leader from the electronics sector. Dr. Ferguson’s technical and commercial achievements speak for themselves, and I have great confidence that he will further strengthen our ability to lead the market in high-power semiconductors."

Liu Ke’an, the Chairman of Dynex, added "We have been very impressed with Dr. Ferguson’s track record technically and commercially. His focus on quality, speed-to-market, and technical excellence is coupled with strong leadership characteristics that will be of great benefit to Dynex. Dr. Ferguson’s appointment adds additional strength to Dynex management, and to what is shaping up to be a very high-quality, dynamic, leadership team."

"We have been very impressed with Dr. Ferguson’s track record technically and commercially. His focus on quality, speed-to-market, and technical excellence is coupled with strong leadership characteristics that will be of great benefit to Dynex. Dr. Ferguson’s appointment adds additional strength to Dynex management, and to what is shaping up to be a very high-quality, dynamic, leadership team."


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