From 1 January 2016, Tony Larkin has been appointed as the new managing director of Quorum Technologies, taking over from Lee Howell who has moved on to new challenges following a successful tenureship.
Tony is an accomplished executive with extensive technical and commercial experience in the area of instrumentation and process control equipment. He started his career in Japan, as an electronics design engineer, gradually progressing from technical to commercial roles. As a sales manager, he was responsible for selling precision instrumentation across a wide range of markets, from semiconductors to steel. Immediately prior to joining Quorum, he held several managerial positions at Spectris, most recently as general manager (Australia) at Spectris’ PANalytical subsidiary, a manufacturer of analytical x-ray equipment.
Tony, who is originally from Ireland, has a degree in electrical engineering and an MBA from INSEAD.