THE NETHERLANDS • The company announced that Dr Vlad Sljapic has joined the management team as vice president global sales, effective October 1st. In his role, he will lead Xeikon’s worldwide sales organization and expand the company’s global strategic sales efforts in the digital printing market.
Sljapic holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters in Engineering Management, he read for a Ph.D. in nanotechnology applied to inkjet printable electronics. He subsequently held a variety of research fellowship posts in the UK, working on a string of projects in molecule-sized sensor development and biomedical lab-on-a-chip research. He completed an MBA focused on digital printing in 2013.
As off 2004, Sljapic held a number of management roles in the digital printing arena, including in R&D, global product management, marketing, sales and general management. Most recently he was running the EMEA business for the Domino Digital Printing division prior to joining Xeikon.