LED-supplier Xicato has made some strategic executive appointments, naming Michael Keller as Western Region OEM Sales Manager and appointed Martin Kessell as Key Account Manager for the U.K. and Nordic territory overseas. Michael has 20 years of industry experience, including positions with Osram Sylvania and Lithonia. He comes to Xicato from Lightech, where he handled sales in the West. Martin has 13 years of experience working with leading European control manufacturers such as Helvar, Huco, and BAG Electronics. He is a past member of the LIF Council, which helps to guide, influence, and educate the lighting industry within the U.K.