XAAR PLC ANNOUNCES IAN TICHIAS AS CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER

Xaar plc announces the appointment of Ian Tichias as Chief Finance Officer and Director of the Board from 1 March 2020.

Cambridge, UK, 9 January 2020. Xaar plc, the digital inkjet printing and 3D technology group, announces the appointment of Ian Tichias as Chief Finance Officer and Director of the Board from 1 March 2020.

Ian joins from Ibstock plc where he has been Group Finance Director and Deputy CFO, responsible for the Group’s Forticrete aesthetic clay business.

Previously, Ian was Senior Director, Finance & Global Pricing Lead – Europe, Africa and Middle East for Zoetis and before that, Head of Finance for Pfizer Diversified Businesses (PDB) UK.

“I am delighted that Ian will be joining Xaar as we lead the company into its next phase of development” commented John Mills, Xaar’s CEO. “His extensive financial experience, alongside a fresh new perspective will add significant value to the business.”

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About Xaar

Xaar is a world leader in the development of digital inkjet technology. Our technology drives the conversion of analogue printing and manufacturing methods to digital inkjet which is more efficient, more economical and more productive than the traditional methods which have been in use for years.

We design and manufacture printheads as well as systems for product decoration and industrial 3D Printing which use our inkjet technology. We are the only truly independent inkjet technology company with over 25 years of know how.

We offer unrivalled inkjet expertise including technology and printhead design and development and manufacture highly customised product decoration systems and industrial 3D Printing for volume manufacturing. Our unique technologies and products are the leading enabler for innovation and for driving supply chain efficiencies for many industries.

Additional information about Xaar is available at www.xaar.com