AmpliTech Group, Inc., a designer, developer, and manufacturer of state-of-the-art signal-processing components for satellite, 5G, and other communications networks and a worldwide distributor of packages and lids for integrated circuit assembly, announces the promotion of Jorge Flores to the newly created position of chief operating officer.

As COO, Flores will lead critical initiatives to further streamline operations, drive growth, and take ownership of creating an enhanced experience for AmpliTech’s valued customers. He will continue to report directly to Fawad Maqbool, CEO and chairman of the board of the AmpliTech Group and work out of the Hauppauge, New York, location.

“Jorge joined AmpliTech Group as Executive Director of Operations at end of Q1 2021 and in a short period of time, has proven to be an effective and imaginative leader, implementing change and driving us forward,” says Maqbool. “Jorge truly gets the vision we have for AmpliTech and has been monumental in materializing this vision. We are confident his operational background and business experience strongly position him to help lead the next phase of the company’s growth and success.”