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Former Solar President Cat’s Next CEO

A former president of Solar Turbines has been named the next chief executive officer of Caterpillar. Jim Umpleby, a 35-year veteran at the company, will succeed Chairman and CEO Doug Oberhelman, who will retire...

Stokes Replacing Bolze At GE Power

GE announced today that Russell Stokes, current president and CEO of GE Energy Connections, has been named president and CEO of GE Power, effective July 3. He succeeds Steve Bolze, the former president and CEO...

Martin To Lead GE Industrial Solutions Sales

GE Energy Connections, which designs and deploys electrical power technologies for utility, oil & gas, marine, mining and renewable applications, has appointed Eddie Martin chief commercial officer for Industrial Solutions. In this role, Martin...

Schell To Take Over As CEO Of Rolls Power 

Rolls-Royce named Andreas Schell chief executive officer of Rolls-Royce Power Systems (RRPS). He will join Rolls-Royce later this year and report to Chief Executive Warren East. Schell succeeds Dr. Ulrich Dohle, who is retiring. Schell...

Martin To Head New UK Office For Reintjes

German marine gearbox maker Reintjes has established a new branch office in the United Kingdom. Located in Nutfield, Surrey, England it will service the markets of the UK and the Republic of Ireland and in charge...

New Director At CMR

Control instrumentation and electrical engineering company CMR has appointed a senior director to oversee strategy and drive global sector operations. Jacques-André Mayeur will be based at the CMR Group’s Marseille, France, head office, where he...

Flannery Replacing Immelt As GE CEO

GE said that John Flannery, current president and CEO of GE Healthcare, has been named CEO of the company effective Aug. 1, 2017 and chairman and CEO effective Jan. 1, 2018. Jeff Immelt, Chairman and...

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...

MAN Diesel & Turbo Names Lucas Chief Digitization Officer

Audi Lucas was named chief digitization officer (CDO) at MAN Diesel & Turbo and is tasked with further developing and integrating  digital offerings within the mechanical engineering company’s portfolio. He will be reporting to the...

Two Key Appointments At CMR

Control instrumentation and electrical engineering company CMR Group has made two senior appointments as it grows globally. Jean-François Michel has joined as vice president in charge of production, supply chain and purchasing, bringing more than...

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