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Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. Appoints Shahram Askarpour as Chief Executive Officer

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 9:30pm

Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announces that the Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Shahram Askarpour, the Companys President, to the role of Chief Executive Officer.

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  • Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. (NASDAQ: ISSC) today announces that the Board of Directors has appointed Dr. Shahram Askarpour, the Companys President, to the role of Chief Executive Officer.
  • Dr. Askarpours appointment follows yesterdays announcement of the untimely passing of former IS&S Chairman and CEO Geoffrey S. M. Hedrick.
  • Since founding IS&S in 1988, Geoff built up a strong and reliable management team to solidify our company for the future.
  • About Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc.
    Headquartered in Exton, Pa., Innovative Solutions & Support, Inc. ( www.innovative-ss.com ) is a systems integrator that designs and manufactures flight guidance and cockpit display systems for Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) and retrofit applications.

New early careers scheme launches to bring new talent into aviation

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Tuesday, December 14, 2021 - 2:30pm

LONDON, Dec. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- A new recruitment platform is launching today to support aviation employers as they continue to build a workforce that's fit for the future.

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  • New Department for Transport funded scheme launches to help young people find apprenticeships, work experience and graduate schemes in aviation and aerospace.
  • "The aviation sector has an exciting future ahead as it embraces the new opportunities driven by decarbonisation, innovation and future growth.
  • Richard Smith, director ofTVA and the ASRP, says:
    "The industry continues to plan ahead, and build up the UK's aviation workforce.
  • The launch of the TVA scheme will help to support growthambitions for the aviation industry."

Breker Verification Systems Names David Kelf CEO and Adnan Hamid Executive President and CTO

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Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 4:00pm

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Breker Verification Systems today appointed David Kelf as CEO and Adnan Hamid as Executive President and CTO.

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  • SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of Breker Verification Systems today appointed David Kelf as CEO and Adnan Hamid as Executive President and CTO.
  • As Brekers solutions are leveraged across the semiconductor industry in many verification phases demanding technical thought leadership and pioneering solutions, our growing business activities call for a re-focused executive team, remarks Hamid.
  • An experienced executive within the chip design verification tool community, Kelf previously was vice president of worldwide marketing at OneSpin Solutions (now Siemens EDA).
  • Breker Verification Systems is a leading provider of Portable Stimulus solutions, a standard means to specify verification intent and behaviors reusable across target platforms.

Leading UK Universities Choose Handshake to Boost Social Mobility

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Tuesday, September 28, 2021 - 8:00am

As more universities turn away from legacy tools, these new partnerships will see Handshake add more than 75,000 students to its user base in the UK.

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  • As more universities turn away from legacy tools, these new partnerships will see Handshake add more than 75,000 students to its user base in the UK.
  • This means universities like Birkbeck, Kingston, UCLan and Bradford which recently topped a new university league table for England based on its impact on improving students' social mobility can unlock access to the broadest range of employment opportunities.
  • Dimitar Stanimiroff, General Manager EMEA at Handshake said: "We're delighted to add these trailblazing institutions to the growing roster of UK universities which are harnessing Handshake's platform.
  • Unlike other networks, Handshake doesn't just offer a communications platform, but a dynamic way for students and employers to engage throughout their studies ultimately leading to better skilled, better qualified, graduate recruits."

John Houghton to Chair London Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice

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Wednesday, September 1, 2021 - 7:00am

"It was the depth and breadth of the Greenberg Traurig restructuring and bankruptcy, funds, real estate, corporate, M&A, disputes and finance practices, and the now-mature and consistently excellent European platform, that attracted me to the firm, as well as the opportunity to build something very special in London," Houghton said. "I am excited by the opportunity to work with first-class professionals in five European markets, a fast-growing London office, 30 U.S. offices including 300 lawyers in New York and major offices in the strongest growth centers in the United States--Florida, Texas, California, Chicago, the Southwest and beyond--as well as Latin America, Asia and Israel."

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  • LONDON, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP has added John Houghton to the firm's London office, where he will serve as Chair of the London Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice .
  • Houghton is former Global Co-Chair of the Restructuring & Special Situations Practice, and former European Head of Restructuring & Special Situations, at Latham & Watkins, where he practiced for nearly 20 years.
  • As recently as February 2021, 13-year Dentons veteran Oscar Pinkas , most recently global group leader of that firm's restructuring, insolvency and bankruptcy practice, joined Greenberg Traurig to Chair its New York Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice.
  • About Greenberg Traurig's Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice: Greenberg Traurig's internationally recognized Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice provides clients with deep insight and knowledge acquired over decades of advisory and litigation experience.