Lumileds has appointed Brian Wilcox as regional vice president of sales and business development for illumination in North and South America, effective immediately. Wilcox joins Lumileds from Samsung LED, where he was senior director of LED Sales. He is an industry veteran who honed his expertise in sales management and LED applications at firms including Seoul Semiconductor, Feit Electric and Philips Lumileds.
Wilcox is tasked with driving strategic sales and growth solutions among account leaders, channel partners and the development teams of LUXEON Matrix Platform configurable solutions. He is located in the Atlanta area and received his bachelor of science in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University and his juris doctor from the Chapman School of Law.