Xaar plc has appointed Phil Eaves worldwide sales and marketing director and member of the board effective March 1. Mr. Eaves joins the group from Dainippon Screen, a world leader in electronic equipment for the graphics arts, flat panel display, printed circuit board and semi-conductor markets, where he held the position of marketing manager, Europe. He brings more than 20 years of sales and marketing expertise across many sectors of the imaging and printing industries, and has held senior management positions at Scitex, Crosfield and Xeikon.
“We are pleased to welcome Phil Eaves to Xaar,” said Ian Dinwoodie, Xaar’s chief executive. “His considerable experience and strong track record of growing revenues within the imaging and printing industries internationally will be a key asset at a time when ink jet is set to rapidly become a mainstream technology across these and other industries.”