Electric aviation company and drone manufacturer Yuneec International has named Mike Kahn CEO of Yuneec USA.
According to Yuneec, Kahn brings over 25 years of experience in the consumer electronics industry. Kahn will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Yuneec’s Americas business unit and will work closely with the sales and marketing teams to continue developing the company’s strategic direction in the commercial drone industry.
Kahn spent 17 years as a sales and marketing executive at Sony Electronics, including as vice president of partnership marketing in the consumer product group and general manager of the Alpha camera systems group. Most recently, Kahn served as CEO of wearable technology start-up HearGear.
Yuneec, which has offices in North America, Europe and Asia, manufactures drones such as the Typhoon, Breeze and Tornado series.