Date Announced: 04 Jan 2012
Executive and former US Navy Captain will head up imaging and sensing business.
SANTA CLARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Intevac, Inc. (NASDAQ:IVAC) today announced that Andres “Drew” Brugal has joined the company as Executive Vice President and General Manager of Intevac Photonics.
Mr. Brugal, with over 30 years of experience spanning both the global defense and aerospace markets and active military service, will be responsible for managing and growing the Intevac Photonics business. He joins Intevac from Vision Systems International, where he served as President and Chief Executive Officer. Previously, Mr. Brugal held senior management and consulting positions at Rockwell Collins, Finmeccanica SPA and DRS Technologies, and retired as a United States Navy Captain.
“We are very pleased to welcome Drew to the company in this key senior management position,” commented Kevin Fairbairn, president and chief executive officer of Intevac. “Drew’s breadth of experience combined with his proven leadership skills position him well to drive the continued growth of our Photonics Business.”
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