Specim has appointed Jeffrey B. Oleske (Ph.D.) as Business Area Manager, North America.

Jeff has a Ph.D. in Chemistry and over ten years of experience in scientific equipment sales experience in Academic, Government, R&D, Industrial, and B2B markets, especially in Spectroscopy, Imaging, Industrial Automation, and Machine Vision. He has previously worked as Specim’s North American Sales Manager, responsible for all sales across Research, OEM, Integrator, and Distributor channels in the United States and Canada.

In his new role, Jeff will lead the North America sales team, develop the business in current and emerging markets, and identify growth opportunities in the North American region.

“North America is one of the key markets where we can see the opportunity for notable growth. I’m happy that Jeff is taking leadership of the North American sales team under his responsibility, as our strategy is to increase our presence close to customers while the company is growing fast,” comments Hannu Mäki-Marttunen, Head of Sales & Marketing of Specim.

“I am excited about the opportunity to lead a team that will continue to grow the hyperspectral imaging market in North America. Specim is committed to realizing the full potential of this region and has dedicated the resources required. I am eager to take this next step in my career and incredibly fortunate to do so with such a tremendous company,” Jeffrey comments.

To strengthen its presence in North American markets and develop new business in the area, Specim is also hiring two Regional Sales Managers for the East and West coasts, USA. Read more.