Sectors: Industrial

Industrial Moves News

Sciullo named to succeed McClaine as head of MSA Safety’s

MSA Safety Inc. President and CEO Nish Vartanian announced that, in a planned management succession, Stephanie Sciullo will be promoted to VP and chief legal officer of the safety equipment company.  In doing so, Sciullo will succeed Douglas McClaine who, after 35 years of service to the company, has decided to retire next year.  Sciullo’s promotion […]

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BAE Systems names replacement for ex-GC Graham, who left in

Defense contractor BAE Systems Inc. announced three appointments to its senior leadership team, including Alice Eldridge as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, Travis Garriss as senior vice president and chief information officer, and Leslie Jelalian as senior vice president of Strategy & Corporate Development. Eldridge(in the photo above) succeeds Ian Graham, who departed […]

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Barbara Levi to move from Novartis to be Rio Tinto’s

Rio Tinto has appointed Barbara Levi to succeed Philip Richards as Group executive, Group General Counsel. Levi, who is currently Group Legal Head, M&A and Strategic Transactions for Novartis, will join Rio Tinto nexst January 1. Richards will retire on New Year’s Eve. Levi, an Italian citizen, has over 20 years’ experience in senior legal […]

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Owens Corning grabs the top spot in 2019 Best Corporate

Toledo, Ohio-based building materials maker Owens Corning ranked No. 1 on Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s 100 Best Corporate Citizens list for 2019. The company says that it’s the fifth year that it has appeared on the list, moving up from last year’s number three ranking. The 20th annual 100 Best Corporate Citizens list recognizes top global environmental, […]

Industrial Infrastructure News

TopBuild hires experienced construction industry pro as top lawyer

Daytona, Florida-based building materials company TopBuild Corp., has hired Donald Walther as general counsel and corporate secretary. Before his current job, Walther was general counsel of Esterline Corp, an aerospace and defense supplier.  Before than, he served as GC at The Heico Companies LLC, a parent holding company for a number of manufacturing, construction, and […]

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Auto parts maker Dorman revs up legal team with new

Dorman Product Inc. has hired Joseph Braun as senior VP and general counsel.  Braun succeeds Thomas Knoblauch, who will continue as an in-house lawyer until his retirement at the end of this year. The company in a release says that Braun has than 20 years’ experience advising publicly traded companies on corporate governance matters, SEC reporting […]

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Sealed Air puffs up its legal department with the hire

Sealed Air Corp. announced today that Angel Willis has been appointed as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, effective January 7. Sealed Air is one of those companies you rarely hear about, but whose products are used by millions daily. The Charlotte, North Carolina-based company produces Cryovac and, most importantly in this holiday season, Bubble […]