On eleventh Jan, the AVF convened for his or her 2022 AGM. As we mentioned goodbye to 2021 the tenure of our superb board who’ve led the AVF for the final two years additionally got here to an finish. The AVF is grateful to Christine Zimmermann, Joel Culleo and Ramin Ebrahimnejad for his or her management that has led to immense progress and the achievement of many main milestones within the AVF journey thus far.
The AVF are delighted in addition to excited to announce that Christine and Joel stood once more for election this 12 months and they don’t seem to be going wherever. Christine has been re-elected with a convincing windfall as Chairwomen and Joel as Vice-Chair.
Ramin, who has been such a terrific asset, has stepped down from his Vice -Chair place. He has contributed a lot, given invaluable insights, and dropped at the AVF his expertise and time. Ramin thanks for rolling up your sleeves and leaping in. But this isn’t goodbye, you might be an essential a part of our collective and the AVF journey as we transfer ahead.
Please be a part of us in welcoming Marc Juárez Nicolau of Soul Semiconductors because the AVF’s second Co-Chair. Marc is a well-known and cherished member of the AVF neighborhood. He has been concerned in AVF initiatives for a while already. Notably he was a part of the R&D staff that has been busy within the AVF lab rising saffron in the course of winter in Europe.
Marc brings a lot to the AVF. He is an Electrical Engineer (so essential to our trade) and is the Technical and Marketing Director at Seoul Semiconductor, Europe. His core competencies embody engineering, lighting, R&D, luminaires and rules. He joins the AVF board with first hand trade insights and expertise that can little question spur the AVF ahead within the evolution of our trade.