Cleveland, OH – Parker Hannifin Corp. has announced that Jeff Cullman, vice-president, and president – Hydraulics Group, will retire October 1, 2015, after 36 years of service to the company. Bob Bond, vice-president, and president – Fluid Connectors Group, has been elected to a newly created position as vice-president – eBusiness, IoT and Services, effective September 1, 2015.
As a result of these changes, the company is making a number of related changes for several operating groups, effective September 1, 2015. Those leadership changes include:
– Andrew Ross, currently vice-president, and president – Engineered Materials Group, will succeed Bond as vice-president, and president – Fluid Connectors Group.
– Jenny Parmentier, currently general manager of the Hose Products Division, Parker’s largest industrial division, will succeed Ross as vice-president, and president – Engineered Materials Group.
– Andy Weeks, currently vice-president of Operations for the Aerospace Group will succeed Cullman as vice-president, and president – Hydraulics Group.
With annual sales of about $13 billion in fiscal year 2015, Parker Hannifin is a diversified manufacturer of motion and control technologies and systems, providing precision-engineered solutions for a wide variety of mobile, industrial and aerospace markets. The company employs approximately 55,000 people in 50 countries around the world.