A fully qualified engineer, Keith has over thirty year’s experience in Electronics Manufacturing. He started his career with bare printed circuit boards in the early days of multi-layer technology, moving through to managing contract manufacturing operations. He had ten year’s experience with advanced materials and soldering systems before working with high technology x-ray and AOI Systems, again for 10 years.
He is well known and respected for presenting technology and business papers at many high profile events around the world and for his many published articles. For the last 2 years he has been working as a technology consultant assisting many of the major industry names and being Technology Editor for an Industry magazine for part of that time.
Keith has been Chairman of the SMART Group for 9 years; this is the leading Technology Association in Europe. At the SMT show in Germany this year he launched SmartLoop a revolutionary yield improvement system.
Keith Bryant, Global Director of Electronics Sales
YXLON International is very pleased to announce the appointment of Keith Bryant as Global Director Electronics Sales.
Keith brings with him over 25 years successful experience at a senior level in Technical Sales, mostly in the x-ray field. He will be responsible for all channels to market, and develop our global sales team to be even closer to our customers, understanding their needs and reacting promptly. Keith says: “I have known Yxlon as strong competitors for a long time and also as one of my clients for the last almost 3 years. I am very happy to be joining this great team, and continue progressing on the current growth path”.
“Keith, with his deep understanding of the industry, its applications and our customers, is a tremendous asset to our Electronics sales team. Since we have been working together already for quite some time, we know each other well. He will integrate quickly and smoothly into our team to the benefit of our customers around the globe. We are happy to have him on board.” says Detlef Steck, President, X-Ray Systems, Comet Group, the parent company of YXLON.