Rugby, UK – JK Lasers, a subsidiary of GSI Group and a supplier of fiber and Nd:YAG laser solutions, has appointed Dr. Mark Greenwood as its new GM. Based at the JK Lasers headquarters in Rugby, Greenwood will be responsible for all worldwide operations, including JK’s manufacturing facilities in the UK and Suzhou, China, as well as the worldwide sales and service organization.
Greenwood joined JK Lasers in 2003 as technical director and has led the company’s transformation into a fiber laser supplier based upon its own innovative technology.
"I’m really pleased to have this opportunity to take JK Lasers to the next level as a supplier of next generation laser-based cutting, welding and drilling solutions," Greenwood said.
"Over the past few years, we have successfully made the transition from traditional lamp based products to a fiber laser manufacturer with a significant technology base of our own. We have a considerable technology pipe now which will deliver further innovative products to the market over the next few years," he said.
JK Lasers is a global company that provides innovative industrial lasers and laser processing solutions for the medical device, aerospace, automotive, electronics and semiconductor industries.