Newsmakers

Mohammed Named President, CEO Of GE Power Conversion Business

GE appointed Azeez Mohammed president and chief executive officer of GE Energy Connections’ Power Conversion business. Azeez comes to Power Conversion from his most recent role as president and CEO of GE’s Power Services business...

ABB Names Shigas Director Of Media Relations

ABB has appointed Chris Shigas as director of Media Relations, United States. Shigas will be based in ABB’s North American Headquarters in Cary, North Carolina, USA. Shigas will be responsible for expanding ABB’s media relations in...

Wassmer Steps Up at Kelvion

Robert Wassmer has joined German industrial heat exchanger company Kelvion as chief executive officer and as managing director of Kelvion Holding GmbH. Wassmer was chairman of the executive board at Knorr-Bremse Schienenfahrzeuge GmbH, the...

Steele Succeeds West At Centrax

Kevin Steele has been appointed as director of U.K.-based Centrax Gas Turbines, succeeding Guy West who will retire at the end of July after 42 years at the company. Steele, who has worked at Centrax...

Schuster To Lead ABB’s Thomas & Betts

ABB has appointed Doug Schuster global leader of Thomas & Betts, the installation products business it acquired in May 2012. He will be based at ABB’s Electrification Products division Americas headquarters in Memphis, Tennessee,...

Hoselton New President At ACS

Scott Hoselton had been named president of ACS, the Madison, Wisconsin, USA-headquartered provider of test equipment, test cell solutions and integrated industrial research and production facilities. He succeeds Jim Corkery, who led the company...

Russelectric Names Alexandrescu CEO

Dorina Alexandrescu has been named president and chief executive officer (CEO) of Russelectric Inc., a designer and manufacturer of integrated emergency and standby power control systems for mission critical facilities based in Hingham, Mass. Alexandrescu...

Kiewit Promotes Four Within Power Business

Kiewit said it is promoting four leaders within its power business, which provides global engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) services. Leading energy projects in North America and Australia, Tom Shelby has been appointed president of...