Richard Hughes has taken over as president of Satisloh North America. Pete Lothes, former president, is now president and CTO of Satisloh globally. “It’s exciting to join the Satisloh team and contribute to future successes by continuing to deliver the very best in products, services and solutions to the market,” Hughes said in a statement. Hughes began his career in the optical industry as director of sales and services for ophthalmic instruments at Beitler McKee Optical Company, later becoming vice president of lab operations and sales and then president and CEO. Hughes later held several executive positions in operations and sales, including as vice president and GM of Northeastern Partner Labs for ELOA.