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|Micrel Names New Management Team To Head Sales In Europe|
Newbury, United Kingdom — Micrel, Inc. announced that it has named David Brown as the Company’s new
managing director of Micrel Europe. The Company also appointed David Foster deputy managing director for Micrel
Europe. Brown, who has been with Micrel for nine years, was most recently the Company’s Technical Sales Manager.
Brown will now be responsible for Micrel’s legal entity in the U.K., as well as all sales in Europe, the Middle
East, Africa (EMEA) and India. Foster has been with Micrel for eight years, most recently as Micrel’s European
Distribution Manager, and will now add Contract Manufacturing for EMEA and India to his list of responsibilities.
Messrs. Brown and Foster bring to their new positions a strategic blend of sales experience
and technical skills that will enable them to establish a cohesive partnership for Micrel’s European organization.
David Brown’s technical knowledge, combined with his key account management experience, will enable him to focus on
the continuing development of Micrel’s extensive major account base in the region. Managing both channels, David
Foster will be able to enhance the symmetry between Micrel’s distribution network and contract manufacturing
partners in EMEA and India, thereby ensuring total satisfaction for Micrel customers.
confidence that with David Brown’s extensive major account experience, excellent product knowledge and his ability
to get things done, he will continue to drive our sales and grow Micrel’s presence in the territory,” noted Mark
Lunsford, vice president of worldwide sales for Micrel. Lunsford added, “By putting David Foster in charge of the
contract manufacturing channel, as well as our distribution network, Micrel can optimize the supply solutions for
our CM partners assuring them the best possible service while at the same time, bringing more strategic value to the
David Brown has more than 21 years industry experience. Prior to joining
Micrel, he held various technical and management positions with several major semiconductor companies, including a
two-year assignment based in France. Brown holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Sheffield,
David Foster has more than 30 years experience in the industry. Prior to joining Micrel, he
held various management, purchasing and product marketing positions with several major semiconductor companies and
key UK distributors. Foster studied economics at Cambridge.
Micrel maintains localized sales and
support offices in Newbury, United Kingdom; Villebon, France and Stockholm, Sweden. The Company’s European design
centers are situated in Livingston Scotland; Frankfurt Am Oder, Germany and Oslo, Norway. In addition, Micrel
maintains an extensive network of distributors and reps throughout Europe
Martes, 26 Julio, 2005 - 05:33