Advanced Interactive Materials Science Limited (AIMS), Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, UK, has appointed Dr Bernie Rickinson its Director of Business Development. Rickinson formerly served as Chief Executive of The Institute of Materials Minerals and Mining (IOM3), and is a materials technologist with an extensive global network and significant experience in Powder Metallurgy and Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP).
Rod Tompsett, Chairman and Chief Executive of AIMS’ parent company, Alycidon Capital Group, commented on the appointment, “Bernie has a unique combination of skills and knowledge to assist with our innovation and market development for the business, so we are very happy he has agreed to join us.”
“I am delighted to be joining AIMS, an established leader in high-integrity Powder Metallurgy surfacing for improved product performance,” stated Rickinson. “I’m looking forward to applying my expertise to the business and supporting AIMS in developing its innovative processing technology and materials for demanding environments, and to improve manufacturing productivity.”