Surface Transforms, manufacturers of carbon fiber reinforced ceramic automotive brake discs, announced the appointment of Stephen Easton as the new (non-board) Chief Operating Officer, effective September 4, 2023. Easton joins the company from SGL Carbon where he is currently U.K. Managing Director.
During his 16-year tenure at SGL Carbon, a graphite and fiber manufacturing company, he has held various leadership positions both in the U.K. and U.S., specializing in carbon and oxidized fiber.
Prior to this, he worked in a number of different operational roles for Brand-Rex, a cable manufacturing company. He holds an honors degree in Manufacturing Engineering & Management from the University of Dundee.
Surface Transforms plc (LON:SCE) is a manufacturer of next-generation carbon-ceramic brake discs for automotive and aircraft applications and has been certified to IS9001-2000 since 2008 and was certified to TS16949 automotive quality accreditation and AS9100C aerospace quality accreditation in 2015.