Plextek has appointed Henk Koopmans as its new Head of Sales and Marketing. Prior to his role at Plextek, Henk has been working in business development consultancy where he was responsible for a variety of clients in IPTV, wireless communications, medical and business innovation. At Plextek, Koopmans will provide experienced support to develop Plextek's expertise and the services it offers to its clients.
Focusing primarily on expanding Plextek’s business in imaging systems, medical systems and product innovation, Koopmans will also be working to maintain Plextek’s leading position in its traditional wireless, electronics, automotive, consumer and telematics markets.
Koopmans’ career started in software design for electronics systems, his in-depth understanding enabling him to move seamlessly into project management roles. Previous roles include senior marketing, sales and business development roles with technology consultancy company Symbionics, the East of England Development Agency (EEDA) and Ant Software.
“It’s a great time to be joining Plextek,” commented Koopmans. “The newly created Systems Group in combination with Plextek’s existing technological expertise and will be a compelling offering for customers that want to grow their business through innovation. Personally, I’m looking forward to working alongside some of the best engineers and designers in the business.”
Plextek’s MD Colin Smithers agrees: “These are very exciting times for Plextek and we are happy to welcome Henk on board. His past experience in a wide range of technologies match Plextek’s diverse approach perfectly. Henk’s competence and expertise make him the ideal candidate to ensure that Plextek continues to not only deliver in existing markets but to bring our expertise to the imaging systems, medical systems and product innovation sectors.”