Geschäftsleitung

David L. Watza

Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Financial Officer

    Beruflicher Werdegang:

    • TriMas Corporation
      • Vice President Corporate Development and Treasury, responsible for Global Treasury, March 2015 to October 2015.
      • Vice President Business Planning & Analysis, June 2013 to March 2015.
      • Division Finance Officer – Australia, overseas assignment, March 2011 to June 2013.
      • Division Finance Officer – Cequent Performance Products, July 2005 to March 2011.
    • DTE Energy, Energy Trading Company – non-regulated subsidiary, Risk Analyst and Accounting Supervisor roles, January 2000 to July 2005.
    • Lear Corporation, Manager of External Reporting, January 1996 to January 2000.
    • Durakon Industries, Corporate Controller, May 1992 to January 1996.
    • Arthur Andersen, Senior Auditor, July 1988 to May 1992.

    Ausbildung:

    • University of Michigan, Ross School of Business, BBA
    • Registered CPA, State of Michigan

    John Kearney

    Vice President & Managing Director, EMEA

      Beruflicher Werdegang:

      • Director of Sales and Marketing, Perceptron EMEA, 2003 – 2008. Zuvor verschiedene Positionen in den Bereichen Projektmanagement, Applikationsplanung, Produktmanagement und Marketing bei Perceptron in Europa über einen Zeitraum von 10 Jahren.
      • Director in family owned automotive retail group, 1987 – 1989.

      Ausbildung:

      • B.Sc. (Hons) in Physics with Management Science from the University of Kent at Caterbury, UK in collaboration with the Philipps-Universität Marburg, Germany

      Rick Van Valkenburg

      Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing

        Beruflicher Werdegang:

        • Sales Account Manager for General Motors – Perceptron, Inc.,  2009 – 2016.
        • Application Engineering, Project Management and Project Engineering – Perceptron, Inc., 1996 – 2009.

        Ausbildung:

        • BA in Economics – University of Michigan

        Heribert Viehweber

        Vice President, Global Operations and Quality

          Beruflicher Werdegang:

          • Acting MD, Director Operations – Perceptron GmbH from 2000 to 2008.
          • Project Manager, Operations Manager – Perceptron GmbH from 1992 to 2000.
          • Commissioning Engineer – Leybold Degussa AG Hanau from 1989 to 1992.
          • Electrical Engineer – Siemens AG

          Ausbildung:

          • University Diploma in Electronic Engineering (Dipl. – Ing.)
          • THM University of Applied Sciences (Mittel-Hessen Germany)

          James K. West

          Vice President, Engineering

            Beruflicher Werdegang:

            • Berater – verschiedene Machine-Vision- und Lasermesstechnik-Firmen, 2009 – 2014.
            • Chief Technology Officer, General Manager and Vice President of Engineering – FARO Technologies, 2001 – 2009.
            • Vice President of Engineering – SMX,  1997 – 2001.
            • Mitglied des Firmengründerteams, Chief Technology Officer – Perceptron, Inc., 1981 – 1997.

            Ausbildung:

            • BS in Electrical Engineering – General Motors Institute (now Kettering University)
            • MS in Electrical Engineering – University of Illinois Coordinated Science Laboratory

            Carlo D. Cibien

            Vice President and Managing Director, Coord3

              Beruflicher Werdegang:

              Finance Director – Daewoo SpA Italy from 2006 to 2010.
              Finance and Administration Manager – Di Baio Editore SpA from 2004 to 2006.
              Europe Finance Director – Advanced Micro Devices from 1981 to 2004.

              Ausbildung:

              University G. Marconi, Rome – B.A. Science Politics
              Milan, M. Bianchi – Accounting & Administration