Tjebbe Smit Managing Director KMWE Mechatronics
On the first of May, Tjebbe Smit will become the new Managing Director of KMWE Mechatronics and he will join the Executive Committee of KMWE Group. He will become responsible for KMWE Precision B.V., located at Brainport Industries Campus in Eindhoven, the Netherlands. In the past 25 years, Tjebbe has held several leadership roles at Océ/Canon in different business units and disciplines and he gained a lot of experience in the high-tech sector. He has held the position of Senior Vice President Manufacturing and Logistics at Canon Production Printing since 2014. Before that, he held several management positions in the field of quality, purchasing and production in the Netherlands, Singapore and Germany.
Manufacturing the future
KMWE is happy to announce the arrival of Tjebbe Smit as Managing Director Mechatronics and expects that he will be able to expand and professionalise this division thanks to his broad background and international experience. ”Tjebbe’s experience and expertise are a welcome addition to the Executive Committee and he will make an important contribution to the realisation of KMWE’s growth ambitions and strategic goals,” says Edward Voncken, CEO of KMWE Group.
Tjebbe about his new position
“I am extremely motivated to start my new position as Managing Director of KMWE Mechatronics. KMWE is a strong and driven organisation with an excellent reputation located in the heart of the high-tech industry. Its growth and future ambitions require a further professionalisation of the organisation. I would like to contribute to that with my broad background.”