Germane Systems Announces Appointment of VP of Engineering
November 1, 2010
November 8, 2010, Chantilly, Virginia – Germane Systems L.C. (“Germane” or the “Company”), a US rugged computer manufacturing company, has appointed Dr. Greg Hall as Vice President of Engineering.
Dr. Hall has over thirty years of experience in Engineering / Manufacturing / Operations disciplines, holding executive level positions with several world class electronics companies. His background includes overall responsibility for core functions and processes including product development, supplier qualification, ongoing reliability and design verification testing.
Prior to joining Germane, Dr. Hall spent ten years as Vice President of Operations for Optelecom-NKF, a leading global manufacturer and supplier of Advanced Surveillance Solutions for mission critical applications. In this position he was responsible for Operations in the US and Europe. Before moving into the international arena, Dr. Hall led Engineering and Manufacturing in the US. In this capacity he was directly responsible for leading the company’s product realization process., dramatically improving on-time project completion, project costing, product reliability, and on time delivery to >95%.
Previously he served in executive leadership positions for several high profile technology companies including AMERICOM Wireless Services, Manufacturing Services and Integration (MSI), Oak Frequency Control and Telecommunications Techniques Corporation (TTC).
Dr. Hall holds a BS in Electronic Engineering Technology, an MBA, and earned a Doctor of Psychology from Southern California University. he holds certifications in Inventory and Production Management from APICS, Quality Auditing from ASQ, and Purchasing Management from ISM.
Kerry Green, the company’s CEO commented, “As we continue to grow, we want to ensure that we have the optimum resources in place to continue to deliver the industry’s best rugged computer, server and storage product solutions, Dr. Hall will greatly enhance our expertise in product development and our overall technical strength. His leadership will undoubtedly provide a key ingredient enabling us to meet and exceed our customers’ expectations.”