New CEO in the TESCAN USA, Inc.

TESCAN, a leading world manufacturer of charge particle technology, has appointed Dr. Michal Rabara as President & CEO of TESCAN USA Inc. with effect from January 1st 2016.

New CEO in the TESCAN USA, Inc.

TESCAN USA is a subsidiary of TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING, a.s. operating in the North America market.

Dr. Rabara has over sixteen years of experience in charged particle technologies. Most recently he served as Managing Director Asia at Gatan Inc., where he significantly contributed to rapid development of business and organization. His valuable experience in the field of electron microscopy will further strengthen the TESCAN brand position in the US market. He will replace the interim General Manager Tony Owens, who remains a valuable part of the company’s senior management.

“We are very excited to have Dr. Rabara leading the TESCAN USA team. His experience, motivation and ambition will contribute to our strategy of continuously strengthening the TESCAN brand in the US market.” said Radomír Kopriva, CSO of TESCAN ORSAY HOLDING. “It is exciting to be part of the TESCAN family. There are challenges ahead but I am confident that my experience and knowledge will help me to envision and create animated future for Tescan USA.“ said Dr. Rabara.


TESCAN is a leading global provider of charged particle optic devices. With almost 25 years of experience in the field, TESCAN has built a formidable reputation for designing and manufacturing high quality scanning electron microscopes, focus ion beam tools and system solutions for micro and nano-technology and related applications. From its headquarters in Brno, Czech Republic, TESCAN has installed almost 2000 SEMs in 77 countries. The company is an enthusiastic global sponsor and supporter of cutting-edge nanotechnology and biotechnology research projects worldwide, all of which bear testament to TESCAN’s credentials as a first-class provider of both electron and light microscopy technologies.


TESCAN USA is a leading supplier of scanning electron microscopes and focused ion beam workstations in North America. The quality, performance and reliability of products are the foundation of the business provided to serve customers in academia, industry and the governmental sector. With most of the staff being electron microscopists and analysts, TESCAN USA understands the diverse needs of our customers, offering customised solutions to meet specific application requirements.


This press release contains “forward-looking information”. Such forward-looking statements reflect our current views with respect to future events.

For more information, please contact:

Vaclav Janistin
Head of Corporate Marketing
E: [email protected]
Libušina třída 21
623 00 Brno
Czech Republic

Michal Rabara
President & CEO
E: [email protected]
765 Commonwealth Drive; Suite 101
Warrendale, PA 15086