WEST HAVEN, CT - Rick Stuhler has been appointed Global Product Line Manager, Molded Interconnect Devices (MID) and Connectors, by Enthone Inc. In addition to assuming global product stewardship of the company’s robust portfolio of MID and connector processes, Mr. Stuhler will be responsible for leading new product introductions, maintaining strategic equipment and material supplier relationships, and working closely with the Enthone regional teams to ensure optimum value for applicators and OEMs.
Mr. Stuhler joined Enthone in 2012 as Business Development Manager, Molded MID - Asia. Prior to Enthone, Mr. Stuhler worked for Tyco Electronics in roles that included new process introductions for electroless plating technology and laser engineering for the antenna industry.
Sean Mirshafiei, Enthone Vice President - Global Electronics Marketing said, “Since joining Enthone, Rick has brought a wealth of application expertise to Enthone and our customers. His expanded responsibilities will enable an enhanced focus to ascertaining and meeting OEM performance requirements.” Mr. Stuhler will report directly to Mr. Mirshafiei.
Mr. Stuhler earned a master’s degree from the Rochester Institute of Technology, and a bachelor’s degree from Syracuse University. He is based in Shanghai, China and will travel extensively throughout the Americas, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region.
Enthone Inc., an Alent plc company, is a global and leading supplier of high performance specialty chemicals and coatings. Enthone creates customer value by providing innovative and cost-effective technology solutions to the automotive, electronics, building hardware, energy, aerospace, jewelry, industrial finishes, printed circuit board and semiconductor industries. For more information, please visit enthone.com.