General Management & Operations
Mark Henderson | Chief Executive Officer
Mark joined KMI in 2015 with over 25 years of experience building successful technology product companies, in the fields of telecommunications, RF technologies and solar power. He has experience in all functional areas of technology product sales, marketing, design & manufacturing companies, including business development and M&A successes. Mark has worked at startups, medium-sized companies and publicly-traded companies, and has repeatedly driven bottom line success based on new product introductions. Mark has a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering Degree from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa.
Mark enjoys hobbies involving electronics and wheels, and is happily married with two adult children.
David Pope | General Manager & Managing Director USA
David Pope joined Kinematics in 2006 with a service-oriented approach to finding practical and effective customer solutions. As a 30-year industry veteran, he is experienced in helping customers improve efficiency and solve problems through the fine-tuning of processes. David has had numerous hands-on leadership roles throughout his career, including positions as a sales manager, warranty administrator, production manager and president. He has also opened and managed new branches for different operations, including successfully overseeing research and development in the aerial lift industry. He has been instrumental in the acquisition and selling of numerous companies and his management style is that of grassroots common sense and logic.
David is happily married to his wife Stefany and has two kids Zach and Madilynn. They enjoy serving at their local church in the youth program.
Scott Zeigler | Vice President, Operations
Scott joined KMI in 2018 with over 25 years of experience in manufacturing operations, supply chain management, engineering & program management functions in the automotive industry.
He has held global leadership positions in multiple functions and led continuous improvement, new factory development and program launches while developing organizations on both a global and regional scale. Scott has a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Michigan and a MBA from Auburn University.
Scott enjoys multiple hobbies outdoors, older cars and is happily married with two children.
Ray Lin | General Manager & Managing Director China
Ray T. Lin has over 25 years of extended manufacturing, engineering and quality assurance experiences especially in automotive components manufacturing at world-class companies. He has track records of building world-class manufacturing facilities in China from startup to full production. A Chinese American with a diverse international background, Ray has studied and worked in Taiwan, USA, and Mainland China. This includes 15 years of work experience in the USA, mainly spent in engineering and management at Eaton Transmission Products. He obtained his master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Western Michigan University in USA and his bachelor’s degree in ME from Southern Illinois University in USA.
Ray is fluent in Mandarin Chinese, Taiwanese dialect, and English. In his leisure time; Ray is a keen amateur cyclist.