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CSconnected welcomes Brandon Jones as Skills Manager

09th July 2024

We are thrilled to announce that Brandon Jones joined the CSconnected team as our new Skills Manager on 1st July 2024. Brandon will be leading initiatives to enhance educational pathways and skills development within the compound semiconductor sector across South Wales.

With a background in semiconductor qualifications development at WJEC and extensive experience as an Engineering Lecturer and Freelance Designer, Brandon brings a unique blend of educational expertise and industry insight to his role. His passion for innovation and education drives his commitment to building a skilled workforce and fostering industry-academic partnerships that drive growth and excellence in the semiconductor ecosystem

“Joining CSconnected is an exciting step for me. I’m eager to continue my work advancing semiconductor education and skills development, collaborating closely with industry and educational partners. Together, we’ll equip individuals with the skills they need to excel in this rapidly evolving sector,” says Brandon.

CSconnected Director, Howard Rupprecht, adds, “We are excited to have Brandon joining the CSconnected team. As we expand our activities in skills development, we will be creating new educational content and working with local delivery partners on outreach. Brandon’s experience working within the cluster in the further education sector will help us to target and communicate with potential cluster employees more effectively.”

Welcome aboard, Brandon! We look forward to watching your career at CSconnected grow.


CSconnected Ltd
Camille Colombier
Nina Stevens

About CSconnected

CSconnected is the collective brand for a growing number of advanced semiconductor related activities in Wales, home to a unique community of academic institutions, prototyping facilities and global, high-volume manufacturing capabilities that collaborate across a range of research and innovation programs. CSconnected is uniquely positioned to develop a global advantage in a sovereign, key enabling technology which will allow Wales and the UK to increase trade globally in critical sectors such as 5G communications, autonomous and electric vehicles, advanced medical devices, and consumer electronics of the future.

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