CERRITOS, Calif. – Aug. 25, 2017 – VYCON®, a subsidiary of Calnetix Technologies, announces the appointment of Kamal Diwan as Vice President, Sales, effective Aug. 28.
Diwan will be responsible for business development and sales of VYCON’s line of flywheel energy storage systems in mission-critical applications world-wide and will focus on working with VYCON’s OEM channel partners, such as Eaton, General Electric, Mitsubishi, Schneider Electric and Vertiv in North America.
“Kamal Diwan brings to his new position at VYCON more than 10 years of experience in executive-level engineering and sales management in the North American data center marketplace,” said Frank DeLattre, President of VYCON. “His proven ability to build professional relationships and manage complex engineering systems for strategic accounts will play an important role in VYCON’s growth.”
Diwan comes to VYCON from DELL EMC, where he was involved in supporting the development of the company’s modular data center business. Prior to Dell, he was Director of Sales for Active Power. In that role, he lead Active Power’s direct and channel based sales efforts in North America. He was also involved in all aspects of the business, including cost control, product development, positioning, and business development. Other positions held at Active Power included Director of Global Business Development and Strategic Accounts, Director of Applications Engineering, and Regional Sales Manager. Prior to Active Power, Diwan held engineering positions at L-3 Communications and Schlumberger. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Texas.
About Calnetix Technologies
Calnetix Technologies, LLC (“Calnetix”), headquartered in Cerritos, Calif., is focused on Innovation That Drives Industries®. The company specializes in high-performance, high-speed motor generators and best-in-class advanced magnetic bearings and control systems. Calnetix’s patented, underlying technologies, which have been in use since the company’s inception in 1998, have made Calnetix a world leader in the design and production of high-speed machines. The company’s overall technology portfolio and system integration capabilities have led to development and production contracts with industry leaders and the start of many successful subsidiaries that focus on unique niche markets. For more information, please visit www.calnetix.com.