Solayer Appoints VP Sales For North America



Solayer GmbH is pleased to announce the appointment of a senior executive within its Sales function with effect from 01 July 2017. Wolfgang Jeutter has been hired to the position of Vice President Sales of North America. Further to the new appointment, Solayer is happy to announce the opening of sales and service office in Exeter, RI in USA.


With more than two decades of experience in production equipment business, Mr. Jeutter carries strong expertise in sales, business development and marketing. Since founding the US subsidiary of his former company in 1999, Mr. Jeutter has strongly established himself in the automation and coating industries for the display as well as other markets.

At Solayer, Mr. Jeutter will anchor the sales and service of vacuum coating equipment and components in North America. Having successfully developed sales channels with leading companies in diverse industries like Display, Solar, Glass, Electronics, Carbide and Energy Storage in the past, Mr. Jeutter will also focus on the Precision Optics market in his new role. With his deep expertise in business development, Mr. Jeutter will lead the company’s strategic plans for our portfolio of thin-film deposition technology products in USA.

According to Kamel Ferdi, Chief Executive Officer, “As we continue to synergize our initiatives to innovate and develop leading-edge technologies for plasma-based thin-film deposition, we look forward to working with international partners in challenging projects. The inception of our US office coincides with our strategic plans for sustainable growth. In order to strengthen our activities in the west, Wolfgang Jeutter’s collective expertise and experience will be significant. Working with customer’s R&D, engineering and production departments, Mr. Jeutter will focus on providing technically viable and cost-competitive solutions for our customers. We welcome him on-board and wish him all success.”

About Solayer

SOLAYER GmbH is a German-based surface technology company specialized in thin-film coating and layer modification. SOLAYER’s global footprint is supported by two technology centers located in Kesselsdorf near Dresden – the capital of Saxony state and the semiconductor hub of Europe – and Karlstein near Frankfurt am Main – the center of materials valley and origin of Germany’s vacuum industry. With technology as the focus, the company has a strong passion to set new standards in the vacuum coating industry.

SOLAYER GmbH specializes in vacuum coating and surface modification by means of plasma technologies. SOLAYER develops and manufactures tailor-made equipment and processes in close cooperation with international partners. Plasma pre-treatment, magnetron sputtering, PECVD, ALD, and RTP using Flash Lamp Annealing are our core technical competencies. The portfolio of Solayer includes components and tools for research, pilot production and mass production.