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Lesa Qu Named New President of Tianma NLT America

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Lesa Qu Named New President of Tianma NLT America

Press release date: June 2, 2014

Santa Clara, CA – Tianma NLT America (TNAM) has announced the appointment of Lesa Qu as Chairwoman and President of Tianma NLT America, Inc., effective June 1.

Ms. Qu is also Vice-General Manager of Tianma Micro-Electronics Co., Ltd. (Tianma), Director of Shanghai Tianma Microelectronics Co., Ltd., Chairwoman and General Manager of Tianma Micro-Electronics Korea Co., Ltd. (TMK), and Chairwoman of Tianma Micro-Electronics USA (TMUSA) Inc., where she has overseen significant growth in revenue. She holds a Bachelor’s degree from East China University of Science and Technology and an Executive MBA from China Europe International Business School.

Ms. Qu has a long tenure with Tianma, serving as Assistant Manager of the Quality Department (1991-1994), Deputy Manager of the Sales Department, and Manager of the Marketing Department of Hong Kong (1994-2003). She became an Executive Assistant to the President (2004-2005), and then Director of the Department of Supply Chain and concurrently Manager of the Overseas Marketing Department, and also Manager of all the overseas sales companies (2006 to 2008). She was the President of Tianma Microelectronics USA (TMUSA) from 2006-2007. She became Director of TMUSA from 2006 until the present, and Vice General Manager of Shanghai Tianma in 2009. She was also the president of Tianma Korea (2006-present).

She replaces Dr. Shigehiko Sato as President of Tianma NLT America, who will continue to serve as a Senior Advisor to the company.  Dr. Sato oversaw the transition of the AMLCD product lines of NLT Technologies, Ltd. and the Tianma Group from the Display Business Unit of Renesas Electronics America to Tianma NLT America (TNAM) when it was established on November 1, 2013.  “We owe Dr. Sato a debt of gratitude for his role in growing NLT business in the U.S. and overseeing the successful transition to Tianma NLT America,” said Ms. Qu.  “His contributions have been substantial and he will be missed.”

As for her vision of the future for Tianma NLT America, Ms. Qu said, “We expect TNAM to achieve rapid growth in the American display industry. The transition to the new company has been smooth and TNAM will continue to support existing customers, product lines and markets while exploring new opportunities for growth. TNAM will remain a strong member of the Tianma Group in terms of unified market planning, product promotion, customer support, new product lines and increased capacity.”

For more information, contact Tianma NLT America, Inc., 2801 Scott Blvd., Santa Clara, CA 95050. 1-408-816-7010;;

About Tianma NLT America
Tianma NLT America, Inc. (TNAM) was established in November 2013 as a joint venture between Shanghai AVIC Optoelectronics Co., Ltd. and NLT Technologies, Ltd. TNAM is focused on providing the Americas with LCD products specifically for industrial and professional applications. With an extensive lineup of 2.X to 21.X-inch active-matrix LCD modules and a network of best-in-class distributors and value-added partners, Tianma NLT America provides complete display module solutions to a broad base of customers and applications. The range of LCD modules offered includes ultra-high resolutions, wide temperature ranges, high contrast ratios, rich color gamut, backward compatibility, LED backlights, and transflective viewing for use in diverse lighting environments.

Tianma NLT America is committed to delivering innovative, high-performance, eco-conscious LCD solutions that address the diverse size, power and high image-quality needs of our industrial, medical, professional and high-end monitor customers. Based on technologies developed by NLT Technologies and other Tianma Group companies, the LCD modules are optimized and designed for a wide range of applications, including portable and stationary medical equipment, test and measurement devices, instrumentation equipment, point-of-sale and ATM systems, gaming systems, global positioning systems, radio-frequency identification devices and barcode scanners.
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