Indium Corporation announces that Brian Reid has joined the company as vice president of operations.
Reid is responsible for managing operations to achieve superior productivity, efficiency, quality, capability, and delivery.
“The vice president of operations plays a critical role in advancing our production practices,” Greg Evans, president of Indium Corporation said. “Brian has extensive experience in developing, refining, and enhancing operations at world-class manufacturing facilities. His unique perspective and experience will help us to continue to bring our practices to new levels of efficiency and productivity.”
Reid has more than 14 years of international manufacturing experience, including the creation and implementation of strategic plans, facility and capital management, and site master planning. Most recently, he served as vice president of operations for Norwich Pharmaceuticals in Norwich, N.Y., USA. Prior to that, he was director of operations, operational excellence, and strategy for Wyeth Pharmaceuticals/Pfizer in Rouses Point, N.Y. Reid has participated in Lean Six Sigma deployment in the United States, Asia-Pacific, and South America, and holds a Lean Master certification.
Reid earned his bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary engineering and management and his master’s degree in engineering and global operations management from Clarkson University.
Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, solar, thin-film, and thermal management markets. Products include solders and fluxes; brazes; thermal interface materials; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, germanium, and tin metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil®. Founded in 1934, Indium has global technical support and factories located in China, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.