Micross Announces New Country Manager, India

ORLANDO, Florida, March 7, 2019 – Micross, a worldwide leading provider of Hi-Rel microelectronic components and related value-added services, is pleased to announce the appointment of Anand Panneer as Micross Country Manager, India.  Mr. Panneer will be based in Bangalore close to key customers in the aerospace and defence market and will be directly responsible for managing all Micross sales and marketing activities in India.

Mr. Panneer brings more than twenty years of sales management and product marketing expertise in the areas of Electromechanical, RF and Microwave, Semiconductor and Power Electronic solutions. His career has been primarily focused in supporting customers across the Aerospace & Defence, Industrial, Space, Automation and Renewable Energy sectors.

Mr. Panneer comes to Micross from Smiths Interconnect-UK, a leading provider of technically-differentiated electronic components, subsystems, microwave and radio frequency solutions, where he served as National Sales Manager – India for Connectors Products and successfully managed the daily operations of the branch as well as continuously ensured customer satisfaction and quality service standards were consistently achieved.  Previously, Mr. Panneer was Addl. Vice President, Marketing for RF & Microwave, Power Electronic Product Lines at Unified ElectroTech, Ltd. and held various roles in sales management, product/sales engineering in the Bangalore region and throughout India.

Mr. Panneer earned his Master’s in Physics (Electronics) Degree with First Class and also holds a Post-Graduate Diploma in Computer Science & Applications from Bharthidasan University, Tiruchirapalli.

“We are delighted to welcome Anand to the Micross team,” stated Richard Gibbs, Managing Director of Micross Operations, Europe. “We are confident that Anand’s unique blend of experience in business development, management and customer relations, combined with his technical expertise and industry experience will drive the continued global growth of Micross in India and enhance the effectiveness of our broader organization.”

Mr. Panneer will be hosted at the UKIBC office in Bangalore:

Micross Components Ltd.
Concorde Towers, UB City,
1 Vittal Mallya Road, Level 14 & 15,
Bengaluru, Karnataka 560001
Tel: +91 7760 990 545


About Micross

Micross is the one-source, one-solution provider of 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, our comprehensive array of hi-reliability capabilities serve the global Aerospace & Defense, Space, Medical, Industrial and Fabless Semiconductor markets.  For additional information, visit www.micross.com


Micross Corporate Contact:  Valerie Thomas, Director of Marketing Communications  Valerie.thomas@micross.com