Power-One Appoinits New CEO

Camarillo-based Power-One, a manufacturer of power supplies, said Tuesday that Richard J. Thompson has been appointed CEO of the firm, after former CEO William T. Yeates resigned. Thompson serves on Power-One's board of directors, and previously was CFO of American Power Conversion (APC). Thompson also served at CEO of Artesyn Technologies. Power-One did not give a reason for the departure of Yeates, saying only that Yeates has left the company and its board to "pursue other personal interests." Power-One is a manufacturer of power supplies used in electronic products. More information »