ABINGDON, England, Dec. 16, 2013 /CNW/ - P2i has appointed electronics industry leader Tudor Brown to its board as
an independent non-executive director with immediate effect.
An experienced director in the global electronics industry, Brown is
former President and one of the founders of ARM Holdings plc - the
world's leading semiconductor intellectual property supplier.
Brown holds non-executive directorships with Lenovo, SMIC and Tessera.
He is a Chartered Engineer, holding an MA (Cantab) Degree in Electrical
Sciences from Cambridge University, and is a Fellow of both The Royal
Academy of Engineering and The Institute of Engineering and Technology.
This year Brown was awarded an MBE for services to the Electronics
Carl Francis, Chief Executive Officer of P2i said: "We are delighted
that Tudor has joined our board. His extensive experience in consumer
electronics and technology licensing, plus his highly successful twenty
year journey with ARM, is all highly relevant to P2i as we navigate the
opportunities and challenges that market leadership brings."
Tudor Brown said: "I am very excited to be working with P2i. The company
has a unique technology which achieves outstanding technical
performance and is protected by a compelling international IP
portfolio. This combination puts P2i at the forefront of the
Brown has a strong interest in working with UK technology companies as
they develop into major global players. P2i is already working with
international brands such as Motorola, Alcatel One Touch, Plantronics,
Siemens and GN Resound, to add invisible water protection to tens of
millions of consumer electronic devices annually.
"Tudor joins us at a critical point in the consumer electronics
lifecycle," Francis said. "Manufacturers are facing new water
protection challenges as the integration of devices into consumer's
daily routine means they are increasingly being exposed to accidental
"All-the-while, miniaturization of electronics and regulation over the
metals used in soldering, means that without protection, devices are
even more vulnerable to corrosion. Tudor has extensive experience in
fast-moving technology markets such as ours."
P2i was established in 2004 and remains the world leader in liquid
repellent nano-coating technology. The company has over 65 patent
families protecting its award winning technology and innovative
SOURCE: P2i Limited
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