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Detection Technology: Susan Benson appointed Sales Director, North America

Susan Benson appointed Sales Director, North America 

Detection Technology Plc, Press release, 17 August 2015 at 10:00 AM EET

Ms. Susan Benson has been appointed Sales Director, North America in Detection Technology’s Security and Industrial Business Unit. Benson joins DT from Smiths Connectors where she has held several positions within sales since she started in 2007. Before Smiths, Benson has held positions at Microsemi Corp. and Chase Paper LLC and has long experience from sales and customer relations especially with major aerospace and defense contractors in the United States and internationally. 

“Susan is a strong addition to our US organization and through her experience and background she will contribute highly to our US strategy” says President and CEO, Hannu Martola. 

Susan Benson will start at DT on August 17th and she will be stationed in DT’s Boston office in the US.

For more information, please contact


President and CEO, Hannu Martola 

+358 500 449475

Detection Technology in brief
Detection Technology develops, produces, markets and sells components and systems for X-ray imaging solutions for medical, security and industrial applications. The Company operates from Espoo, Oulu, Beijing, Hong Kong and Boston. In 2014, Detection Technology’s net sales totalled EUR 33 million and the comparable operating profit margin was 12% (the reported operating profit margin being 9%). The company’s shares are listed on the Nasdaq First North Finland market place.