19 October 2012
SPTS' COO Crofton appointed MIG board chair
Plasma etch, deposition and thermal processing equipment maker SPTS Technologies Ltd of Newport, Wales, UK says that its executive vice president and chief operating officer, Kevin T. Crofton, will assume the role of Governing Council board chair for the MEMS Industry Group (MIG) for 2013.
Picture: Kevin T. Crofton
“We are delighted that Kevin has agreed to take on the role of MIG’s 2013 Governing Council board chair,” said Karen Lightman, managing director, MIG. “Kevin and SPTS have been strong supporters of MIG and MEMS Executive Congress, the annual business conference and networking event for the MEMS industry. Kevin’s experience will help to shape our strategy and direction for the coming years.”
“Having served on the governing council in the past year, I appreciate the opportunity to play an even more active role as board chair in 2013,” said Crofton. “The MIG is a tireless champion of the MEMS sector, providing a platform for the entire MEMS industry food chain to discuss challenges and opportunities and to advance the adoption of these devices throughout the world. I am honoured to be part of that process.”