Electronics Production | January 07, 2008
USRobotics appoints former Flextronics boss
USRobotics, a Platinum Equity company has named Bruce D. Swail Chief Executive Officer (CEO) effective immediately.
Swail succeeds USRobotics’ interim CEO Gerry Burns, who will return to his executive post at Platinum Equity, parent company of USRobotics. Swail joins USRobotics from Flextronics where he served as Vice President and General Manager of the Digital MultiMedia division. Prior to Flextronics, Swail had a 20-year career at Motorola in various business, operations and engineering positions during the pioneering days of Wi-Fi and wireless data communications.