Melville, NY and Orlando, FL, November 12, 2020 – Micross Holdings announced that Christine Ortiz has been appointed VP of Human Resources. Micross is the leading global supplier of turnkey high-reliability microelectronic services and products for the defense, space, commercial aerospace, medical and severe-duty industrial applications.
Christine brings over 28 years of experience to her leadership role at Micross Components. In her most recent role at Transdigm’s Data Device Corp., Bohemia, NY, Christine was responsible for 5 operating locations in the US, Mexico and the UK as well as sales offices in the UK, France Germany, Japan and India. Christine managed all aspects of HR including payroll, compensation & benefits, 401K, recruitment and performance management systems. In addition, Christine has extensive experience in acquisition diligence and post close onboarding supporting 5 fully completed and integrated acquisitions at DDC.
In this role, Christine will work closely with management and provide leadership to all HR personnel as well as HR-related matters including responsibility for payroll, compensation & benefits, 401K, talent management and employee relations at all Micross locations. She will be working with the current HR teams at Micross Components, Micross UK and Micross Component Modification Services to create a seamless and fully capable integrated organizational capability. As Micross continues to drive organic growth and strategic acquisitions, she will provide diligence and integration support. Christine holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration/ Management (BBA) from Dowling College.
“I am very pleased to join Micross and a team of highly-skilled people. I look forward to working closely with human resource and management teams to enhance human resource efficiencies division wide”, said Christine Ortiz, VP of Human Resources, Micross. “I am committed to implementing human resource initiatives that provide world-class service to our employees and customers while continuing to support the accelerated growth objectives of the organization.”
“Christine’s breadth of experience aligning a company’s strategic priorities with its people and operations will be invaluable in supporting our continued growth objectives for the business”, said Vincent Buffa, Micross Chairman and CEO. “I am confident that Christine will make significant contributions to further strengthen the effectiveness of our organization in meeting the critical needs of our employees and customers.”
Micross (www.micross.com) is the global one-source provider of mission-critical microelectronic components and services, including Bare Die & Wafers, Advanced Interconnect Technology, Custom Packaging & Assembly, Component Modification Services, Electrical & Environmental Testing and Hi-Rel Products to manufacturers and users of semiconductor devices. In business for more than 40 years, Micross’ extensive hi-reliability capabilities serve the Aerospace & Defense, Space, Medical and Industrial markets, among others. Micross possesses the sourcing, packaging, assembly, engineering, test and logistics expertise needed to support an application throughout its entire program cycle.
Valerie Thomas, Micross Components