Press Release.


Intevac Announces Andres Brugal as Executive Vice President and General Manager, Photonics

February 6, 2012 – Morgan Samuels, a leading national human capital consulting firm with a focus on retained executive search, today announced the placement of Andres (Drew) Brugal as Executive Vice President and General Manager, Photonics at Intevac.

Intevac is a market leader in magnetic media deposition equipment and develops low-light electro-optical sensors, cameras and imaging systems. The Photonics Division is a leader in the development and manufacture of leading edge, high sensitivity digital imaging products and vision systems.

Mr. Brugal was most recently the President and Chief Executive Officer at Vision Systems International, LLC, a joint venture of EFW, Inc. and Rockwell Collins, Inc.  Previously, Mr. Brugal was the Vice President and General Manager with Vision Systems International, LLC.  Mr. Brugal received his MA in Strategic Studies and Security Affairs, a BS in General Engineering from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, and a BS equivalent in Nuclear Engineering from the Naval Nuclear Power Propulsion School in Charleston, South Carolina.

About Morgan Samuels 

Morgan Samuels is a leading human capital consulting firm dedicated to helping its clients realize their vision by identifying and solving their most mission critical human capital imperatives. For over 45 years the firm has created and implemented breakthrough human capital strategies that impact companies at the organizational, team and individual levels.

Complementing its core competency in retained executive search, Morgan Samuels offers additional results-driven consulting solutions designed to unleash the power of human capital and revolutionize leadership performance. Whether it’s through identifying, attracting and acquiring best-in-class talent, or developing, equipping and retaining existing critical talent, Morgan Samuels enables its clients to truly innovate, accelerate, and transform – not just perform.