BRISTOL, England Phyworks, the fabless semiconductor company developing advanced solutions for optical networks, has appointed Terry Thomas as Vice President of Worldwide Sales.
Thomas’s recruitment follows the recent appointment of Mike McTighe, formerly MD of Cable and Wireless, as Chairman of the Phyworks board.
Thomas will be responsible for managing Phyworks’ worldwide sales force and a major part of his role will be to strengthen the company’s US and Asia Pacific sales operations.
growing the worldwide sales teams in order to meet the company’s aggressive revenue targets and to establish Phyworks as the supplier of choice to its growing customer base.
Prior to joining Phyworks, Thomas spent twenty eight years in senior sales and marketing roles with technology companies most recently as worldwide sales VP at Picolight, Previously he held senior management roles at Infineon and Philips.
Stephen King, Phyworks CEO, said: “We’re creating real momentum and adding shape and strength to the senior management team at Phyworks.”
Founded in 2001, Phyworks has created a range of innovative solutions for transforming the performance of existing fibre optic infrastructure in metro, storage area network (SANs) and local area network (LAN) environments.