CST Global appoints Alex Wen to grow OEM, distribution and manufacturing sales in China. News

01 September 2017

CST Global, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sivers IMA Holdings AB and the UK’s leading, independent, III-V opto-electronic, semiconductor foundry has appointed Alex Wen as China Country Manager. Alex will act as the exclusive Chinese agent for CST Global, with responsibility for growing OEM, distribution and contract manufacturing sales, in the rapidly developing territory.

Euan Livingston, VP Sales and Marketing at CST Global, said, “Alex is a well-respected figure in the Chinese photonics market, with over 15 years opto-electronics experience. Prior to his appointment by CST Global, he has held senior sales management roles at major international companies, including CyOptics Inc. (now part of Avago), Avnet Inc. and ComStar Communication Inc.

“We are pleased to welcome Alex to the CST Global team. His appointment is essential to supporting our continuing rapid expansion in this region, supporting record sales of lasers into PON and GPON markets and massive growth in Silicon Photonic devices.”

Alex graduated from Beijing Institute of Technology in 1996 with a Major in Telecommunication Engineering.

When he is not at work, Alex likes to traveling and he keeps fit playing soccer and badminton.