Response • Innovation • Craftsmanship
Francis K. Lindayen, CPA, CA, President & CEO
Francis K. Lindayen was appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer in March 2014. He joined ITS Electronics Inc. in February 2011 in the role of CFO. He is a seasoned financial executive with a wide range of previous experience in the private and public sector. His former responsibilities include Treasurer, Director of Corporate Finance and Financial Strategy and Corporate Banking. Mr. Lindayen also brings with him the benefit of having spent six years in various senior financial capacities for a tier one multi-national electronics manufacturing services company. He has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto. He is a Chartered Accountant and a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ontario.
Edward DiCarlo, P.Eng., MBA, Senior Vice President Business Development
Mr. DiCarlo is an experienced senior level sales and marketing executive with more than 25 years experience in the satellite and telecommunications industry. He has served in various senior level positions at TeleCommunication Systems (TCS), Hughes, Loral, and CBS including: Vice President Emerging Markets, Vice President General Manager Marketing & Product Management, Vice President General Manager for Latin America and Managing Director Europe. Mr. DiCarlo has an engineering degree from Capitol College and an MBA from the University of Baltimore. He has also participated in the Executive Education program at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
Simon Katznelson, P.Eng., Vice President Operations
Simon Katznelson has more than 25 years of experience in the field of Aerospace and Satellite Communication technology. Prior to joining ITS Electronics as Vice-President, Operations he held various management positions at Unique Broadband Systems and L 3 Communications Electronic Systems (former Litton Systems). Mr. Katznelson graduated from Technion as a Mechanical Engineer.
Shan Liang, Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Shan Liang has over 25 years of RF and Microwave component and Sub-assembly design experience at ITS Electronics. Mr Liang is the head of design engineering for the company. Mr Liang has PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Toronto and a Bachelors Degree in Applied Science and Master Degree in Electrical Engineering