Nigel Springett joins GaN Systems in Germany to add European applications expertise
Aims to demonstrate real immediate benefits of gallium nitride technology
Ottawa, ON – GaN Systems Inc. has announced the strengthening of its European design team with the news that industry-veteran Nigel Springett is joining company as Applications Consultant, based in Emmendingen Germany. In this role he will assist customers with the early adoption of the company’s gallium nitride power switching transistors.
“Nigel brings a wealth of experience in the application of compound semiconductors. This expertise will be of great value to our customers as we work with our development partners to bring their emerging gallium nitride products to fruition”, says Girvan Patterson CEO of GaN Systems. “In addition extends our European capabilities, following the recent opening of our UK office.”
By increasing the support services in offers, GaN Systems is aiming to demonstrate to design engineers that gallium nitride is a very real ‘now’ technology that can offer immediate performance benefits in a wide range of power electronics applications including renewable energy and smart grid, automotive and UPS and motor control.