Robert Mamazza has been named the new vice president and chief operating officer of LGL Group.
“We are delighted to have Rob as part of our senior management team," Michael J. Ferrantino, Sr., president and chief executive officer of LGL Group said. "As we continue to move the Company forward as a provider of market driven RF and microwave technology solutions, Rob’s skills in attracting quality talent and managing large engineering groups will enhance our ability to grow the business. In addition, his international experience will help us better understand what it takes to participate on a world-wide basis.”
Mamazza has his roots in product design, engineering management, research and development and business development in the defense field as well as in the commercial and consumer markets. He comes to LGL Group after being the Chief Technology Officer at Evatec Advanced Technologies AG in Switzerland.
Mamazza holds a Ph.D. in Engineering Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of South Florida and has studied at Universität St. Gallen, Switzerland and the Oxford Saïd Business School, England. He served in the United States Marine Corps and USMC Reserve.
“I believe Rob’s strong engineering background and operational experience will help accelerate the Company’s improvement and drive value creation for our stockholders,” Marc Gabelli, LGL Group’s chairman of the board, said.
Mamazza will be based in Orlando, Florida at the headquarters of MtronPTI, of which LGL Group is the parent company.