Velodyne Lidar Inc (NASDAQ: VLDR) appoints Michael Dee as Chairman
Velodyne Lidar Inc (NASDAQ: VLDR), the sensor maker, announced this week that Michael Dee had been appointed as the Board Chairman with effect from August 2, 2021. He succeeds Joseph Culkin, who stepped down citing health reasons.
Michael Dee was already serving as the President and a chief financial officer at Graf Industrial Inc. This was the special-purpose acquisition company that merged with Velodyne in September 2020.
Additionally, Velodyne Lidar Inc (NASDAQ: VLDR) has yet another appointment. The company took Kristin Slanina on Board. Slanina has served Velodyne Lidar Inc as to the transportation sector adviser for the company since May 2021.
PAVmed Inc (NASDAQ: PAVM) appoints Aster Angagaw to the Board of Lucid Diagnostics Inc.
PAVmed Inc (NASDAQ: PAVM), the multi-product, differentiated medical tech company, announced recently that it is appointing Aster Angagaw as a Board of Directors. Aster Angagaw is the global industry executive appointed to the Board for its subsidiary, Lucid Diagnostics Inc. Ms. Angagaw shall serve as the majority-owned subsidiary of PAVmed Inc (NASDAQ: PAVM) its Audit and Nominating Committees.
Currently, she serves as the Board member of Owens & Minor Inc. (NYSE: OMI), the leading supply chain services logistics company. She has also served as President of ServiceMaster Brands, a franchise service company for ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: SERV). The ServiceMaster Brands division is the $2.6 billion revenue franchisee.
Ms. Aster Angagaw has 23 years of work experience and a successful record in accomplishing business development, strategy, customer retention, organizational transformation, and operations. She also rose to the CEO level for Healthcare North America and oversees a service with a strength of 6,000 employees.