On Tuesday, Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. — a leading provider of high-performance analog semiconductor products for virtual reality, augmented reality, and mixed reality — announced the appointment of Gerald J. Hamilton to the position of Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales reporting directly to company CEO Raouf Halim.
We’re told that Hamilton brings over 27 years of semiconductor industry experience with, ten years on the ground in Asia.
According to details shared with VRJournal, he previously served as senior vice president of worldwide sales at Mindspeed Technologies, Inc.
In this role, Hamilton directed a global sales and business development team with offices and channel partners throughout North America, Europe, and the Asia Pacific region, during which time he grew APAC revenues by a factor of over 600%.
“I’m delighted to join the team at Spectra7. I look forward to focusing on revenue growth, particularly in the Asia Pacific and North American regions, by focusing on Tier one accounts and sales team execution,” said Hamilton in a morning news release.
The spectra7 team says that the onboarding of Hamilton “complements the company’s growth initiative in Asia where the Company significantly expanded its technical and sales support organization in support of its rapidly expanding AR/VR/MR and data center customer base.”