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Executive appointments at Fives Metal Cutting and Composites

Fives Group has appointed Stéphane Mayer as new head of the Metal Cutting and Composites business line. Mayer has held several aerospace leadership positions including President and CEO of Daher, and CEO of ATR.  Stéphane is replacing Jean-Camille Uring who will be retiring at the end of 2016, but will provide consulting services for the Chairman of the Executive board.


Additionally, Fives veteran Wes Paisley has been appointed interim CEO at Fives Machining Systems, Inc., effective immediately. Paisley has been with Fives Group since 2005. He has served as CEO of Fives North American Combustion and CEO of Fives Intralogistics. He also serves on the board of directors for Fives Inc. Paisley succeeds Dan Janka, who has left the company to pursue other opportunities.

Fives Machining Systems is comprised of Fives Cincinnati in Hebron, Kentucky, specializing in machines and systems for the aerospace and industrial sectors; and Fives Giddings & Lewis in Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, specializing in machine tools for the industrial, aerospace and automotive sectors. Fives Machining Systems also operates five North American service centers in Seattle, Washington; Valencia, California; Toronto, Ontario; Hebron, Kentucky; and Fond du Lac, Wisconsin.

For additional information, visit fivesgroup.com.