Lynx Software Technologies, a world leader in secure embedded software solutions, has promoted Lee Cresswell to a worldwide role as vice president of sales. Lee was previously sales director, EMEA at Lynx and brings over 20 years’ experience in embedded software markets.
Discussing the promotion, Gurjot Singh, CEO, Lynx said: “Lee has been central to Lynx’s success since he joined in 2013 and we are looking forward to benefitting from his insight at a strategic level in his new role. We are seeing ever growing opportunities for the safe and secure software platforms that Lynx delivers. Lee’s vision and his understanding of our customers will be invaluable as we move to serve these new markets and address new opportunities.”
Lee Cresswell added: “This is a very exciting time for Lynx, as we leverage our military-grade security and aviation-grade safety technologies to deliver some much needed innovation in the embedded market. This will enable Lynx to deliver more value to its existing customers in the safety-critical avionics and security-critical defence markets, and to offer the same benefits to new customers in markets such as unmanned systems, automotive and industrial IoT, where safety and security are becoming necessities. I am excited to be offered the opportunity to lead the strong Lynx sales team as they take our advanced kernel technologies to customers around the world.”
Lee Cresswell joined Lynx Software Technologies as sales director, EMEA in 2013. Prior to that he was director, international sales at Real-Time Innovations (RTI), where he had responsibility for sales in the EMEA region including both direct and indirect accounts. Previously he held European sales positions with Texas Instruments and Wind River. Lee Cresswell has a BSc in Computer Science from the University of York and an MBA from the London Business School.