Chuck Milligan is CEO of FlexEnable, the leader in the development and industrialisation of organic electronics for flexible displays, optics and sensors. He has over 25 years’ commercial and general management experience across the globe in the semiconductor, consumer electronics, telecom, industrial and aerospace markets. Chuck also serves as a board director at OE-A (Organic and Printed Electronics Association), the leading international industry association for the emerging technology of organic and printed electronics.
Prior to FlexEnable, Chuck was CEO of EM Test, the leading conducted EMC test equipment company, successfully completing its sale to AMETEK in 2011.
Chuck was CEO of Heptagon micro-optics, which he grew from a 16-employee, pre-revenue company, to an industry-leading business, with 300 employees and a Singapore-based volume production facility – shipping optics modules to leading mobile handset companies such as Nokia and Apple and raising over $70m from venture capital and strategic investors.
Chuck also served as Vice President of Industrial & Defense Solutions for Bookham Inc., a leading international optical components manufacturer. Chuck was Commercial Director at JDS Uniphase/Nortel Networks GaAs semiconductor fab in Zurich, Switzerland prior to Bookham’s acquisition of the company.