Cem Candir joins MIOX from GE Power and Water to drive top line growth, expand partnerships, and launch new products
MIOX Corporation, a leader in safe water disinfection, today announced that Cem Candir has joined the company as director of business development. In this position, Candir will be implementing the company’s aggressive growth strategy by expanding and developing sales channels and partnerships, focusing on international business growth. He will play a pivotal role in new product commercialization.
Craig Beckman, MIOX Executive Vice President, Sales and Marketing, said, “We are very excited to welcome Cem to MIOX. His proven success in developing business internationally is a great fit with the strategic plans of the company. His broad business experience – from business development to operations – will be an asset to our team.”
Candir joins MIOX Corporation from GE Power & Water where he was the director of production, sales and inventory, also responsible for business development of contract manufacturing of chemicals. During his eight years at GE Power & Water, he also held progressively responsible commercial finance and operational excellence (Lean Black Belt) roles. Prior to GE, he worked at Boston Scientific and Procter & Gamble in sales, marketing and product management.
Candir holds a B.S. in mechanical engineering from Bogazici University in Istanbul, Turkey, and an MBA with dual concentration in marketing and strategic management from University of Minnesota – Carlson School of Management.
About MIOX Corporation
MIOX Corporation (www.miox.com) is focused on solving one of the world's most pressing issues: the need for affordable, safe, and healthy water. MIOX's patented water disinfection technology replaces the need to purchase, transport and store dangerous chemicals. MIOX is used in over 30 countries and in hundreds of communities across the U.S. for public drinking water systems, water reuse projects, and a variety of commercial and industrial applications.