Setaram Inc. Appoints New CEO/VP
Published: May 22, 2008
NEWARK, Calif., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Setaram Inc., a leading manufacturer and supplier of high performance thermal analyzers, calorimeters, gas sorption and high pressure mass spectroscopy instruments for challenging and demanding applications is pleased to announce the appointment of Bruce Jamieson as CEO and Vice President. This appointment follows the recent acquisition of Hy-Energy LLC (Newark, CA), a manufacturer of gas sorption scientific instruments for the ever-expanding field of clean renewable energy research. The two companies, Setaram Inc. and its subsidiary Hy-Energy, will be operated under the same organization, managed by Mr. Jamieson. Bruce will be succeeding Gary Etherington, recently appointed VP, Sales and Marketing Director at Setaram Instrumentation (France).
Mr. Jamieson has over 20 years of experience in the life sciences and laboratory automation industries including liquid handling instruments, reagents and consumables. Most recently, he was Vice President, Sales and Services at Labcyte, the leader in low-volume liquid transfers for the life sciences. Previously, he held Vice President, North American and Asia Pacific Sales at Argonaut Technologies and prior to Argonaut, Mr. Jamieson served in various business development, sales and project management roles at Apogent/Robbins Scientific, Zymark, Unisyn Technologies, and Sagian. Mr. Jamieson has a B.S. in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from the University of Delaware.
Gilles Widawski, President of Setaram Instrumentation, says, "It is Bruce's impressive track-record in the high-tech and instrumentation business which left me no doubt that he was the right choice to lead and develop the new company."
"I am excited about helping Setaram continue to achieve their impressive growth and acquisition strategy. We are working to create a center of excellence at our Newark, CA location that will manufacture the full line of Setaram and Hy-Energy instruments, as well as develop new products and services. Our customers and collaborators can look forward to a continuing relationship with Setaram that will be strengthened by our growing North American organization," Bruce said during his recent introduction to the team members at Setaram.
About Setaram Instrumentation - Inspiring Imagination for material science
SETARAM Instrumentation (Caluire, France) is a leading manufacturer and supplier of high performance thermal analyzers, calorimeters, gas sorption and high pressure mass spectroscopy instruments. With a wide range of temperature and pressure, SETARAM Instrumentation offers complete and dedicated solutions for different applications such as Pharmaceuticals & Life Sciences, High Temperature materials, Nuclear, Hydrogen, Oil and Gas, Process Safety and Advanced Materials.
CONTACT: Marianne Rivera of Setaram Inc., +1-510-793-3345, ext. 10,
Web site: http://www.setaram.com/