Appointments

 
Guido van Tartwijk, new CEO of Heliatek (photo: Heliatek)


Appointments

With effect from 1 November 2018, Guido van Tartwijk has become the new CEO of Heliatek GmbH (Dresden, Germany), a leading organic photovoltaic (OPV) innovator. He succeeds Thibaud Le Séguillon, who left Heliatek in July 2018. Together with CFO Jan Kiel, who has been with Heliatek since July, he forms the new dual management team of the company.

 
ynvisible aims to strengthen its position as an innovator in ultra-low power displays with the creation of an advisory board (photo: ynvisible)


Appointments

Ynvisible Interactive Inc. (Vancouver, British Columbia), a company that specialises in creating ultra-low power displays in printed electronics, has announced the creation of an advisory board and the appointment of its first members: Dr Michael Okoroafor, Dr Harlan Byker, and Dr Harri Kopola.

 
Steven Tsai, new senior applications engineer at SmartKem (photo: SmartKem)


Appointments

SmartKem (Manchester, UK) has appointed Steven Tsai as senior applications engineer from Taiwanese display manufacturer AUO. He brings a wealth of expertise in understanding the needs and expectations of display makers and will be responsible for running trials with SmartKem’s manufacturing partners.

 
Kari Mäki is an experienced expert in energy systems (photo: VTT)


Appointments

The VTT Technichal Research Centre of Finland has appointed Kari Mäki as research professor in smart energy systems. Mäki has worked with energy systems at VTT since 2010. Before that, he held various positions in industry and at the Tampere University of Technology.

 
Dr Kerstin Reden, new CFO at Smartrac (photo: Smartrac)


Appointments

The Smartrac Technology Group (Amsterdam, The Netherlands), recently announced the appointment of Dr Kerstin Reden as chief financial officer, filling a vacancy in the leadership team of the RFID products and IoT solutions provider.  Prior to her promotion, Kerstin Reden led Smartrac’s finance team with the rank of senior vice president.