e2v, a leading global provider of technology solutions for high performance systems, has appointed Joe Pietras to the position of Vice President and General Manager of high performance imaging solutions for e2v aerospace & defense Inc. Joe joined e2v on April 2nd 2012 and will oversee the continued expansion of e2v aerospace and defense’s imaging business in the US marketplace. He is based at e2v’s facility in Santa Clara, CA.
Joe has over twenty-five years of experience in successfully leading companies within the imaging market. Most recently, Joe held the role of Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Photonics Division for Intevac, Inc., where he was responsible for driving the growth of the Intevac Photonics business in optical sensors, cameras and imaging systems within the defense market. Prior to Intevac, Joe held leadership roles at Sarnoff Corporation, Roper Scientific, and Schlumberger, Ltd. Joe has a Ph.D. in Physics from Columbia University.
Joe joins e2v aerospace and defense Inc. to lead the growth of our imaging business in the strategically important US aerospace and defense imaging markets, and will be developing and executing our plans for expansion of high performance imaging products and services.
Joe said “I am excited to be part of the e2v high performance imaging solutions team and look forward to leveraging e2v’s experience and capabilities in imaging products and technology to grow our business in the important US aerospace and defense marketplace. Expanding our presence in the US will enhance our worldwide growth plans across multiple market segments.”
e2v aerospace and defense press contact:
Michael Sarpa, firstname.lastname@example.org
e2v is a leading global provider of specialist technology for high performance systems and equipment; delivering solutions, sub-systems and components for specialist applications within medical & science, aerospace & defense, and commercial & industrial markets.
e2v is headquartered in the UK, employs approximately 1500 people, has design and production facilities across Europe and North America, and has a global network of sales and technical support offices. For the year ended 31 March 2011, e2v reported sales of £229m and is listed on the London Stock Exchange. For more information visit e2v.com.
About e2v aerospace and defense
e2v aerospace and defense inc, based in Santa Clara CA, is a leading provider of technology solutions to the US mil/aero marketplace for imaging, RF Power and hi-rel semiconductor requirements.
e2v aerospace and defense is part of the global e2v group, headquartered in the UK and employing approximately 1500 people, with design and production facilities across Europe and North America. For the year ended 31 March 2011 e2v reported sales of over $370m and is listed on the London Stock Exchange. For more information, visit www.e2v.com/aero.