Cranston, Rhode Island (PRWEB) January 10, 2011
Technic is pleased to announce the appointment of Wilson Xia as Technical Director for Photovoltaics in the Asia/Pacific region. Mr. Xia’s primary responsibilities will involve working closely with R&D, Applications Engineering, and strategic customers in development and distribution of Technic’s TechniSol photovoltaic processing technologies.
Mr. Xia has previously served as an R&D Director with Rohm and Haas and Brady Corp Asia as well as Technology Director with Nelco Products Pte Ltd. His accomplishments have involved the expansion of R&D development facilities and product support services throughout Asia, meeting the demands of a variety of markets including PCB, wafer-level packaging, IC/leadframe, connector, passive components, and industrial finishing.
Mr. Xia holds a Ph.D from University of Queensland, Australia, a Masters in Engineering from Beijing University of Chemical Technology and Bachelor Degree in Engineering from Tsinghua University. Mr. Xia has been active professionally in the research and development field for more than a decade specializing in electronic material technologies.
“Technic’s TechniSol products offer significant advantages in the rapidly expanding Asia/Pacific PV market. Wilson’s exceptional background in product development along with his technical expertise will significantly enhance our ongoing commitment to our PV customers in Asia. We look forward to utilizing Wilson’s expertise, leadership and commitment in support of our regional goals.” — Steve Schaefer, Vice President, Global Business Operations
Technic, Inc. is a US based, private, financially strong corporation. For over 65 years, Technic has been a global supplier of specialty chemicals, custom finishing equipment, engineered powders, and analytical control systems to the electronic component, printed circuit board, semiconductor, photovoltaic, industrial finishing and decorative industries.