Benjamin is an experienced senior executive with broad and international experience at both Executive and Board level in laboratory and medical devices.
Benjamin currently serves on the Board of Directors at Schneeberger Holding AG. and Kriya Materials B.V.
Previously, Benjamin was Executive Vice President of worldwide sales and service and prior to that was the Chief Operating Officer at FEI Company (Nasdaq: FEIC). FEI is an American company that designs, manufactures, and supports microscope technology which was acquired by Thermo Fisher Scientific in 2016 for $4.2B.
His prior positions included the Head of Global Sales & Marketing at VAT Group AG and Executive Vice President of global field operations of Veeco Instruments Inc. (Nasdaq: VECO).
Prior to 2005, Benjamin was Senior Vice President of Asia and President of Unaxis Shanghai of Unaxis Corporation, now OC Oerlikon AG.
Benjamin is tri-lingual in English, Japanese and Mandarin Chinese.
He holds a BSc. from Tohoku University