Brian Soden is to move from his former position as Managing Director to take on the newly created role of Chairman in which he will continue to play an active part in ensuring the company’s continued growth. Mr Soden, who has over 45 years’ experience working in specialist battery technology as well as electronic systems engineering and hardware design, founded Lincad in 1986 with the primary aim of delivering better products and services to the UK MOD.
Two new Joint-Managing Directors have been appointed – Janet Rowe and Peter Slade. Janet was previously responsible for HR, marketing, event management and PR at Lincad whilst Peter was responsible for project management and new business development.
Lincad, a privately owned UK company based in Surrey, is at the forefront of lithium-ion battery technology and design with a customer base that includes the UK MOD and defence prime contractors as well as a number of commercial, industrial and medical organisations. Manufacture of all products takes place on site and the company also offers a full life cycle product support service that includes repairs and upgrades from point of introduction into service through to disposal at the end of a product’s lifetime.