Natick, MA 二月 13, 2020
康耐视任命 Paul Todgham 为首席财务官
康耐视公司（纳斯达克：CGNX） 是工业机器视觉领域的领导者，于今天宣布任命 Paul Todgham 为财务部高级副总裁兼首席财务官，自 2020 年 3 月 9 日起生效。Todgham 先生将在此职位上，领导康耐视的全球财务和管理机构。他将在公司的 Natick 总部工作，向康耐视的总裁兼首席执行官 Robert J. Willett 报告。
康耐视总裁兼首席执行官 Robert J. Willett 表示，Paul 在领导许多大型企业的财务、战略和运营规划方面拥有丰富的经验。“在我们为康耐视下一阶段的增长和长期价值创造做准备时，他是一个绝佳的合作伙伴。”
最近，Todgham 先生在 Levi Strauss & 公司（纽约证券交易所代码：LEVI）任职六年，期间他担任过一系列高级领导职务，包括领导公司的全球供应链、分销、商品销售、计划、设计和营销团队的财务工作。在加入 LS&Co. 之前，Todgham 先生是 Ross Stores, Inc.（纳斯达克：ROST）的财务副总裁，在那里他负责 FP&A、财务和商品财务。在职业生涯的早期，他曾在 Boston Consulting Group 工作，为技术和消费领域的客户提供战略、运营和组织方面的咨询服务。Todgham 先生拥有斯坦福大学的 MBA 学位、剑桥大学的经济学硕士学位以及哈佛大学的学士学位。
Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of image-based products, all of which use artificial intelligence (AI) techniques that give them the human-like ability to make decisions on what they see. Cognex products include machine vision systems, machine vision sensors and barcode readers that are used in factories and distribution centers around the world where they eliminate production and shipping errors.
Cognex is the world's leader in the machine vision industry, having shipped more than 2 million image-based products, representing over $7 billion in cumulative revenue, since the company's founding in 1981. Headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts, USA, Cognex has offices and distributors located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. For details visit Cognex online at www.cognex.com.
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