CeramTec North America Corporation (CTNA) announced effective December 19, 2012 Mr. Brent Pahach will serve as President of CeramTec North America.
Brent enters his new role within the company with more than 31 years of progressive experience with advanced ceramics, ceramic-to-metal and glass-to-metal sealing technologies. As Vice President of CeramTec North America, Brent has led several successful turnarounds, developed new business, and enhanced operational performance focused on customer response. Brent's extensive background will aid in generating revenue growth for the organization.
Dr. Ulf D. Zimmermann, Chairman of CeramTec GmbH, commented," Mr. Pahach has extensive knowledge in the advanced ceramics segment, has belonged to our group of companies for over seven years, and was most recently VP, production manager and responsible for managing key accounts. With his appointment as president, we believe we are in an excellent position to acquire new accounts and motivate the team at CTNA to achieve very good results".
Brent stated, "We have a great team here at CeramTec and I'm excited about the opportunity to grow and further develop this business".
CeramTec North America (www.ceramtecna.com) is a wholly owned subsidiary of CeramTec GmbH and a leading manufacturer of high-tech, custom-engineered ceramic solutions, including hermetic components with the Ceramaseal® trademark. CeramTec products serve a wide variety of applications around the globe including: analytical/scientific equipment, automotive, defense/aerospace, energy, industrial, and semiconductor/ultra high vacuum industries. ISO 9001:2008