Sawgrass Technologies, Inc. appointed Dr. Mickael Mheidle as the first CEO of Sawgrass Europe.
Dr. Mheidle is widely considered one of the preeminent developers of digital ink technologies for both textile and non-textile applications. Most recently, he served as the global head of new business applications for Ciba Specialty Chemicals, where he focused on developing new solutions for such applications as inkjet printing of textiles and digital photography output. While at Ciba, Dr. Mheidle coordinated with partners Reggiani and Scitex Vision/Hewlett Packard the development and marketing of the DReAM, the first industrial digital printing system.
After receiving his Ph.D. in engineering science from the University of Haute Alsace, France, Dr. Mheidle began his career in 1984 as an R&D manager for a French research center and then as international technical sales manager for a petrochemical company. He joined Ciba-Geigy AG in Basel, Swit
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