Powervation Ltd. Appoints Jeff Purchon as VP of Global Sales

December 10, 2006 by Jeff Shepard

Powervation Ltd. announced that Jeff Purchon has joined the company as Vice President of Global Sales. In this role, Purchon will oversee Powervation's global sales and marketing effort and the development of customer relationships. He will also focus on expanding the company's internal sales, global applications engineering teams and the development of its worldwide network of representatives and distributors.

"We are delighted to welcome Jeff to Powervation," said Antoin Russell, Powervation's CEO. "Jeff has a proven track record of building world-class sales teams, successfully managing strategic accounts and driving revenue growth in modular power supply solutions and embedded power semiconductor components. His expertise will be integral to Powervation's success as the company accelerates its market presence."

Purchon has 20 years of high-technology sales and marketing experience in the USA, Europe and Asia. Most recently, he was responsible for the business development of Enpirion's product line in Asia. Prior to this he was Vice President of International Sales and Marketing for International Power Devices, which was subsequently acquired by Power-One.