Date Announced: 18 Sep 2018
Clive Morrison takes charge of the Lithuanian laser firm's new UK operation.
September 18, 2018, Vilnius - Ekspla, the laser company, has opened a representative office in the UK responsible for sales and service in UK and Ireland. The office is located centrally in the UK with great links to the rest of the country, based in Lincolnshire.
“We have been working in UK and Ireland photonics market for more than ten years,” mentioned Kestutis Jasiunas, EKSPLA CEO. “Famous universities like Cardiff, Oxford, Cambridge, University College London, Durham, and Heriot-Watt are already using Ekspla lasers today. UK is one of the top three countries in Europe where we are exporting our lasers."
Clive Morrison, with more than 30 years of experience in the photonics industry, hasbeen appointed as head of office. Clive began his career in lasers working on high energy short pulse lasers at a premier research establishment near Reading. From there he has developed a very wide understanding of lasers, optics and photonic processes and products. Working in industries from Aerospace and Defense to Research and Development, packaging to fine jewelry.
He said: “Working with Ekspla over the past seven years has helped me to realize that the chance to work directly which such a professional and exciting organization was an opportunity of massive proportions and challenge that could not be resisted.”
“Ekspla is strong in delivering tailored solutions for its customers. Qualified support for the customers throughout the whole process - from selection of solution to product maintenance is necessary," noted Kestutis Jasiunas, Ekspla CEO. “So we are happy that Clive with all his experience and enthusiasm will bring us even more closer to our customer."
Serving of all current cases, as well as supporting already established customers, will be carried out by the newly established entity.
The two main stakeholders - Ekspla and Eksma Optics - founded a newly established company. To acknowledge this, first letters of names of two parental companies constituted the name of newly established company: E & EO.
Ekspla is innovative manufacturer of solid state and fiber lasers, systems and laser electronics from unique custom system for basic research to small OEM series. In-house R&D team and more than 25 years’ experience enable to tailor products for specific applications and/or according to specific requirements. Employing representative network in more than 20 countries, Ekspla is ready to serve and support customers all over the world.
Web Site: www.ekspla.com