Area of Expertise: Introduction to Design Thinking, Your Customers - Their Journey, To Market - The New Business Plan, The Design Thinking Organization
Achilles is the Vice President of the Consumer Market Segment at Bourns, Inc. He is responsible for identifying unmet Consumer and Automotive electronics market needs enabling Bourns to lead with new product definitions, state-of-the-art product development and growth through innovation.
Prior to Bourns, Achilles spent several years as a member of the senior leadership team of the Raychem Circuit Protection business unit of TE Connectivity.
Achilles received his Ph.D. in Materials Science from the CNRS (Centre National de Recherche Scientifique) in Strasbourg, France. He also has a MSc in Materials Science from the University Louis Pasteur in Strasbourg, France, and a MSc degree in Chemical Engineering from the National Technical University in Athens, Greece.