Maxwell Technologies Announces Additions To Senior Management Team

      Maxwell Technologies Announces Additions To Senior Management Team

PR Newswire

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 23, 2014

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq:
MXWL) announced today that Chris Humphrey, Andrew (Drew) McLean and William
Zhu have joined the company's executive management team.


Humphrey joined Maxwell as vice president, marketing and ultracapacitor
engineering, in September 2013. Most recently, he served as vice president,
corporate marketing for QLogic, a leading provider of enterprise server and
storage networking solutions. Previously, he was with Honeywell Safety
Products as vice president and general manager for the global hearing
protection group, a leader in active and passive hearing protection and
electronic communication solutions. Prior to Honeywell he held senior
marketing and engineering leadership positions with Lantronix, Tyco, Applied
Micro Circuits (formally JNI) and Teledyne. He holds dual bachelor's degrees
in Systems Engineering and Theatre (Playwriting) from the University of
California at San Diego.

McLean joined Maxwell as vice president, corporate & business development in
December 2013. Immediately prior to joining Maxwell, he served as Vice
President & Managing Director for Emerson Electric Company, a global
conglomerate with business entities in over 150 countries. Previously, McLean
served as Senior Vice President of JPMorgan's Private Equity Group and served
as a senior executive for their largest portfolio company. In the 1990's,
McLean served as an executive at US-based Tellabs, Inc., and before that held
a variety of corporate executive-level and general management leadership
positions at Ameritech Corporation and worked in the financial services
industry at Chicago Trust Company and the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. He
holds a Bachelor's degree in Management from Northern Arizona University; an
MBA, with an emphasis in international marketing and strategy from Loyola
University of Chicago; and a Master's of Science degree from Northwestern

Zhu joined Maxwell as vice president of Asia sales in January 2014.
Immediately prior to joining Maxwell, he was General Manager of Enersys China
and Hong Kong, with responsibility for sales, marketing, field application
engineering and operations, serving multiple industries, including energy,
transportation and telecommunications. Before that Zhu was North Asia general
manager for Schneider Group's Eaton power quality and controls operations,
with sales, marketing and product management responsibilities covering China,
Hong Kong and South Korea. Previously, he was business development and sales
director for Philips (China) Investment Company. Zhu also lived in South
America while serving as an international sales manager for Huawei
Technologies. He holds a Bachelor's degree in Engineering and a Master of
Business Administration from the University of Nottingham, United Kingdom. 

"These gentlemen are seasoned executives who bring customer and market
development leadership capabilities to Maxwell and will be instrumental in
advancing the company to the next level," said John Warwick interim president
& chief executive officer.

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SOURCE Maxwell Technologies, Inc.

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