29 June 2010


IQE appoints Meldrum to main board

Epiwafer foundry and substrate maker IQE plc of Cardiff, Wales, UK has appointed Adrian Meldrum to the firm’s main board as business development director.

Picture: Adrian Meldrum.

Meldrum will have specific responsibility for further developing the firm’s optoelectronic business, which includes consumer optoelectronic product lines, and third generation Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV). Furthermore, he will be responsible for developing IQE’s Solid State Lighting (SSL) business, through the firm’s recently acquired NanoGaN subsidiary.

Meldrum, who joined IQE in October 2009, has more than 15 years experience in the optoelectronics market sector. He has held a range of technical and commercial roles with JDSU and more recently, business development and sales & marketing roles at Bookham (now Oclaro), where he was executive vice president and general manager of the Telecom Division.

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