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Zurich Instruments Names New CEO For The Next Leap Forward

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  • Zurich Instruments officially announces the appointment of Andrea Orzati as its new Chief Executive Officer.
  • Orzati succeeds Sadik Hafizovic, the company founder.
  • The new CEO started his career at u-blox, held strategic and executive roles at Sensirion, and served TEQABLE as a board member.

PRESS RELEASE — Zurich Instruments, a leader in quantum technology and test & measurements instrumentation, officially announces the appointment of Andrea Orzati as its new Chief Executive Officer. As an accomplished business leader, Andrea succeeds Sadik Hafizovic, the company founder, to fully realize Sadik’s vision of scaling up.

Sadik Hafizovic has developed Zurich instruments from a start-up that launched cutting-edge lock in amplifiers to a major test & measurement player, and a leading instrumentation provider for quantum computing.

Andrea Orzati’s professional life has been focused on growing businesses and scaling up organizations in the technology sector. Andrea started his career at u-blox, held strategic and executive roles at Sensirion, and served TEQABLE as a board member.

“Zurich Instruments has always been committed to excellence in its innovation, people and products. Andrea’s appointment as the new CEO is a step toward excellence in scaling up. His expertise and dedication are key in overcoming the challenge of keeping the organization focused, innovative, and getting the organization’s development right while the company doubles in size again,” says Sadik Hafizovic.

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Innovation and science have been the drivers of Zurich Instruments since its foundation in 2008. The company takes pride in the exceptionally high density of scientists employed in various roles. Andrea Orzati continues this tradition: he obtained his PhD at ETH Zurich, as well as an EMBA at the HEC Lausanne.

“As a former scientist, I am proud to work in a company that has launched the first commercially available quantum computing control system, and I am fascinated with the scale-up challenge in the community. Exciting times are ahead of us! The vision of Zurich Instruments as a company of scientists for scientists continues, but with an increased ability to deliver cutting-edge hardware, software, and services to a wider scientific community”, concludes Andrea Orzati.

Matt Swayne

With a several-decades long background in journalism and communications, Matt Swayne has worked as a science communicator for an R1 university for more than 12 years, specializing in translating high tech and deep tech for the general audience. He has served as a writer, editor and analyst at The Quantum Insider since its inception. In addition to his service as a science communicator, Matt also develops courses to improve the media and communications skills of scientists and has taught courses. [email protected]

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