Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Comments

Thomas Fehn Named CEO at SPI Lasers
Jun 2015
SOUTHAMPTON, UK, June 9, 2015 — Thomas FehnThomas Fehn has been named CEO of SPI Lasers UK Ltd., a developer of fiber lasers used in manufacturing and materials processing.

He succeeds Christian Schmitz, who has returned to parent company Trumpf GmbH & Co. KG of Ditzingen, Germany, after a year as SPI's CEO.

For the last nine years, Fehn has been executive vice president of Jenoptik AG of Germany. He also served in a number of senior positions with Linos Photonics Inc. from 1998 to 2005.

In April, Trumpf acquired JK Lasers Ltd. of Rugby, U.K., from GSI Group Inc. of Bedford, Mass., for $31.5 million. SPI said the acquisition signaled an increased focus on R&D and allowed the company to grow its product portfolio to include a number of high-power CW lasers and systems.

"SPI Lasers manufactures high-quality fiber laser solutions for a variety of manufacturing challenges across the globe," Fehn said. "We will continue to build on this foundation as we sharpen our focus on the products and services we offer in this dynamic marketplace."

Businesscontinuous wave lasersfiber laserslasersEuropeUKGermanySPI LasersJK LasersTrumpfThomas FehnChristian Schmitz

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2019 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA,

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.