SAN JOSE, CA – Jimi Meshulam has been appointed vice president of finance for JAI, a worldwide provider of camera solutions for industrial, scientific, medical, traffic, homeland security and other applications. Meshulam has served as controller for JAI Group’s U.S. operations since joining JAI in 2006.

In his new role, he will continue to be based in JAI’s San Jose, CA, office, but will now have worldwide responsibility for overseeing JAI’s finance, accounts payable, accounts receivable, human resources, payroll, IT and G&A departments. In addition, he will manage the JAI Group’s hedging policies, tax planning, and portfolio of patents and brand names, and will serve as a member of the company’s global leadership team responsible for strategic business planning. Meshulam received a BSc degree in accounting from the University of Southern Denmark in June 2000, and also earned an MBA in accounting and auditing from the University of Southern Denmark in January of 2004.

JAI's camera offerings include a wide range of spatial resolutions with both digital and analog interfaces, plus a range of innovative 2CCD and 3CCD prism-block cameras for demanding color, multi-spectral, and high-dynamic range applications. Headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, JAI has subsidiaries in Japan, the United States, the United Kingdom and Germany. The JAI Group has annual sales of more than USD $50 million and employs 220 people worldwide.