Singhi to join FLIR as senior vice president
"We are very excited that Amit is joining our team. He is a proven executive with strong skills in financial operations, organizational leadership, international business, and tactical execution for a global industry leader," FLIR President and CEO Andy Teich said. "I am confident Amit will make meaningful contributions to FLIR's performance and results while being a key partner in further developing our financial, operational and product strategies. I also want to thank Dave Muessle for his commitment to the business and his financial leadership during our search for a new CFO."
With FLIR systems, Singhi will be overseeing the company's financial management and all associated activity, which includes reporting, planning and strategy. Prior to this appointment, Singhi has served as the CFO for Ford's South American Division.
Singhi holds an MBA and a master's of science in electrical engineering systems from the University of Michigan, and a bachelor's in electrical engineering technology from the Indian Institute of Technology.
Muessle, who had served as the company's interim CFO, will remain in his position as a vice president for corporate controller and as the principal accounting officer.
The company is focused on the development, manufacture and marketing of sensor systems and threat-detection technology.