Contec Announces the Appointment of Mr. Naresh Nigam, Chief Technology Officer Business Wire SCHENECTADY, N.Y. -- October 24, 2013 Contec Holdings, LTD, (“Contec” or the Company”) the market leader in the repair and refurbishment of Customer Premise Equipment (CPE) for the cable and satellite industry, announces the appointment of Mr. Naresh Nigam to the position of Chief Technology Officer, effective immediately. “We are extremely pleased that Naresh has joined the Contec team,” said Hari Pillai, President and Chief Executive Officer of Contec. “Mr. Nigam’s twenty five years product development and engineering experience is very relevant to Contec’s future needs as we accelerate growth in core CPE markets; expand repair in non-CPE market as well as grow Contec’s Technical Services, providing product design, testing & certification and technology consulting services to our customers. “I’m very confident that Naresh will make a very positive impact on Contec’s momentum.” “I’m very pleased to part of the Contec team. Contec’s QuickTest® platform is an excellent foundation from which to build a broad array of cutting edge test solutions for the cable and satellite industries, and I’m energized to join the team” commented Mr. Nigam. “I look forward to building on relationships with Contec’s valued partners, as well as developing new opportunities in the non-CPE market” added Mr. Nigam as he reflected on the opportunities that he saw for Contec. Naresh who brings over twenty five years of expertise to Contec, most recently drove Sanmina’s (NASDAQ:SANM) corporate technology strategy, managed that company’s worldwide design centers and successfully designed and drove mass-production of products including set-top-boxes that were resounding successes for major OEM/MSO’s. Over nine years at Sanmina, Naresh held various senior management roles in Engineering, including his most recent four years as Corporate Chief Technology Officer. Prior to joining Sanmina, Mr. Nigam co-founded Force10 Networks, a 10Gigabit Ethernet Switch/Router company that was subsequently acquired by Dell (NASDAQ:DELL). Previous roles in Mr. Nigam’s accomplished track record include Chief Executive Officer of Duet Technologies, a developer of Physical Libraries and Memory Compilers; and Vice President of Client/Server Engineering at Unisys. Mr. Nigam holds an undergraduate degree from Agra University and M.S. from Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York. About Contec Leveraging 35 years of experience in the cable industry and its industry leading test solutions such as QuickTest®, Contec is the market leader in the test, repair and refurbishment of customer premise equipment for the world’s leading cable and satellite Multiple-System Operators (MSO’s). More recently, the company has expanded its services to include repair and refurbishment of a wide array of electronics hardware products. Contec is headquartered in Schenectady, New York. Learn more at www.gocontec.com. Contact: Contec Holdings, LTD Anita Bienick, 518-382-8000 x 2307 firstname.lastname@example.org
Contec Announces the Appointment of Mr. Naresh Nigam, Chief Technology Officer
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