FORT COLLINS, Colo., Jan. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Advanced Energy
Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq: AEIS) today announced the appointment of Fiona Wood
as senior vice president of human resources. Ms. Wood will report directly to
Dr. Hans Betz, president and chief executive officer of Advanced Energy.
Dr. Betz said, "Fiona's extensive background as a global human resources
executive and business leader will enhance our strategic human resources
initiatives. Her experience spans a diverse group of industries, including the
dynamic high-tech manufacturing environment. She has a demonstrated track
record in leading successful global human resources programs tied to
objectives that attract and retain key talent, and will be a valuable addition
to our management team."
Ms. Wood brings to Advanced Energy a twenty-year background as a global
human resources executive and business leader. Most recently, she founded and
served as president for Brampton Consulting, LLC, a small practice focused on
leadership development coaching. Immediately prior, Ms. Wood served in a
number of senior human resources positions within a division of McKesson
Corporation, including vice president and senior vice president. Before her
career at McKesson, she was vice president of human resources at Somatogen
(now Baxter International), and earlier, vice president of human resources for
The BOC Group.
About Advanced Energy
Advanced Energy is a global leader in the development and support of
technologies critical to high-technology, high-growth manufacturing processes
used in the production of semiconductors, flat panel displays, data storage
products, solar cells, architectural glass, and other advanced product
Leveraging a diverse product portfolio and technology leadership, Advanced
Energy creates solutions that maximize process impact, improve productivity
and lower the cost of ownership for its customers. This portfolio includes a
comprehensive line of technology solutions in power, flow, thermal management,
and plasma and ion beam sources for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs)
and end-users around the world.
Advanced Energy operates in regional centers in North America, Asia and
Europe and offers global sales and support through direct offices,
representatives and distributors. Founded in 1981, Advanced Energy is a
publicly held company traded on the Nasdaq National Market under the symbol
AEIS. For more information, please visit our corporate website:
SOURCE Advanced Energy Industries, Inc.