European distributor AMS Technologies has announced that Jan Meise and Philipp Weber have become the new chief sales officer and chief operating officer respectively. The two executives will take over leadership of the business henceforth.
Jan Meise joined the company in April 2010 and as chief sales officer, and he is responsible for leading all sales and marketing activities. He holds a degree and a Msci in electrical engineering and has a broad experience in sales and marketing management from his previous positions as director of strategic marketing and EMEA and APAC sales director at Finisar Corporation among others.
Philipp Weber, chief operating officer, has been responsible for all operations and finance activities since January 2010. Philipp is a fully qualified lawyer and holds a masters' degree in international trade. He joined AMS Technologies in March 2001 and has headed operations for several years. Prior to joining the company he was responsible for establishing the legal and business consulting activity of Smarterwork.
Judith de Forrest Wilson, former CEO, has resigned from the operative management and joined the board of directors.