Bourns appoints new president
Electronic components manufacturer and supplier Bourns Inc. has promoted Erik Meijer to the newly created position of president, Bourns Electronics. Meijer will be responsible for overseeing the company’s various business segments. He will report to Bourns Inc. president and chief operating officer John Halenda, who will retire in March 2013.
Meijer previously served as vice president and general manager of Bourns’ circuit protection division, and assumed the added responsibility of vice president and general manager of Bourns’ resistive products division last year. He was also the architect and champion of Bourns’ successful transition from a product-focused organisation to a market solutions directed company.