Melville, NY and Orlando, FL, October 21, 2020 – Micross Holdings announced that Michael Fuggini (Mike) has been appointed Senior VP of Operations, Quality & Process Engineering. 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.
Mike brings over 30 years of experience to his leadership role at Micross Components. In his most recent role at Transdigm’s Data Device Corp., Bohemia, NY, Mike was responsible for overseeing Corporate Quality and Processing Engineering across five operating locations in the US, UK and Mexico. Mike substantially improved the manufacturing operations of DDC with the development of void free vacuum die attach and advanced wire bonding and die attach manufacturing techniques. Mike was also involved in the integration of five acquisitions completed by DDC over a period of 7.5 years.
Previously, Mike worked for 23 years as the VP of Operations at Photocircuits Corporation which, at the time, was the global market leader in printed circuit boards in the US and Mexico. Mike acted as a subject matter expert in microelectronics manufacturing and process control with hands-on experience in packaging of single and stacked die, circuit board assemblies and complex electronic modules.
In this role, Mike will drive operational excellence and provide leadership to Micross’ global quality, manufacturing, supply chain, process engineering, health & safety and environmental functions as well as define and implement programs across all operational areas to further improve performance and increase overall customer satisfaction. Mike holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry from SUNY Stony Brook and has earned a professional certification in Six Sigma Green Belt from Stony Brook University.
“I am very pleased about joining the Micross team and look forward to working closely with operations and quality management teams to further increase operational efficiencies division wide”, said Michael Fuggini, Sr. VP of Operations, Micross. “As Micross moves to the next level of growth, I am committed to executing process improvement initiatives that exceed customer’s expectations for quality and delivery while developing a world class organization across Micross’ operating locations.”
“Mike will greatly enhance our ability to deliver world-class products and services to our customers and support our continued growth objectives for the business”, said Vincent Buffa, Micross Chairman and CEO. “I am confident that Mike will significantly contribute to the development and growth of Micross’ business by enhancing our relationships with customers and by delivering market leading operational and process engineering performance.”
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
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