Company: GaN Systems
New business development director heads new office in Ann Arbor, Michigan
OTTAWA, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 18, 2012) – GaN Systems Inc, (“GaN Systems” or the “Company”), a leading developer of gallium nitride power switching semiconductors, announced today the opening of a new office located in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The company has appointed Mr. Julian Styles, as Director of Business Development, to lead business development in the United States. This expansion in the U.S. will aid the company in continuing to impact key industries, like manufacturing and automotive, where the need for clean technology power conversion applications continue to grow. GaN Systems’ head office is currently located in Ottawa, Canada.
“We’re excited to better serve our clients in the U.S. with the addition of an experienced, well versed executive in the electronic and automotive sectors,” said Girvan Patterson, chief executive officer of GaN Systems. “We have worked hard to develop viable, effective GaN applications, including making hybrid and all electric vehicles cost effective. Julian’s broad experience and strong technical background including electric vehicle and grid systems, will complement the existing team to meet the needs of a growing company, like ours.”