Illumina Names VP

San Diego-based lifesciences equipment maker Illumina said Monday that it has named Sanjay Chikarmane as its new Senior Vice President and General Manager, of its Enterprise Informatics business. Chikarmane was most recently at SAP, and also has served at HP and BEA Systems, and has more than 20 years of experience in the business. Illumina said that Chikarmane will head up development and commercialization of products and services aimed at turning genomic data into actionable information for researchers and clinicians.