Management

Eoin Connolly

President & CEO

Eoin brings more than 25 years of cross-functional experience in marketing, strategy, business development and engineering to Crystal IS. He is responsible for executing strategic and tactical go-to-market plans for UVC LED products. Eoin previously held senior management and leadership positions at GE, Siemens and Plug Power with a focus across industry verticals including energy, healthcare and consumer. He has a M.B.A./Entrepreneurship from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York and B.Sc./Mechanical Engineering from Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Ireland.

Jeff Chen

VP of Substrate Development & Operations

As the VP of Substrate Development & Operations at Crystal IS, Jeff brings years of experience in substrate R&D, crystal growth, and operations management. Jeff holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from SUNY Stony Brook, an M.B.A. from NYU Stern School of Business, and a B.A.Sc. in Optical Information Science & Technology from Huazhong University of Science and Technology.

Michael Smith

Director of Finance

Michael joined Crystal IS in 2018 as Director of Finance. Prior to that, he held finance and operations positions in industries ranging from biotechnology, food and packaging. Michael holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Accounting from SUNY Plattsburgh.