ORLANDO, Florida, October 16, 2018 – Micross Components (“Micross”) headquartered in Orlando, FL is pleased to announce the appointment of Philip Worthington as General Manager of Micross Components, Crewe. Mr. Worthington will be based in the Micross Crewe facility and will be a key addition to the Micross UK management team.
Mr. Worthington brings twenty-two years with the Royal Air Force (RAF) where he served in the United Kingdom and completed overseas assignments successfully achieving Senior Management status through the implementation of higher standards of Avionic & Electrical technical system support services to suit a wide range of customers’ demanding applications. While serving in the RAF, he held roles as Technical Instructor Training Manager & Chinook Electrical & Avionic System Rectification Manager and has successfully led teams of electrical & electronic engineers as well as championed training, continuous improvement and quality techniques throughout RAF. More recently, he spent the last six years in varied management roles at Jaguar Land Rover as Production Manager & Tarmac Building Products as National Optimisation Specialist.
Mr. Worthington holds a BTEC HNC, Electrical & Electronic Engineering; ILM Level 5 in Management and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt qualifications. He also maintains a private pilot license.
“We are delighted to welcome Philip into this role, in which he is charged to drive sustainable diversification and growth for Micross Components” stated Richard Gibbs, Managing Director of Micross Components, Ltd. “Moreover, Philip’s leadership and understanding of the aerospace marketplace are going to be highly beneficial to Micross as we work to expand our Component Modification Services offering in Europe”.
Micross is the global one-source 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 extensive hi-reliability capabilities serve the Aerospace & Defense, Space, Medical and Industrial markets. Micross possesses the sourcing, packaging, assembly, engineering, test and logistics expertise needed to support an application throughout its entire program cycle. For more information, visit www.micross.com