ITT names president of Motion Technologies Business



ITT Inc. (NYSE: ITT) has announced that it has appointed Carlo Ghirardo as President of its Motion Technologies business, reporting to Luca Savi, ITT´s Chief Operating Officer, the company said.

In this role, Ghirardo will be responsible for delivering the strategic and operating plans of ITT´s Motion Technologies business, which employs about 4,400 people globally and had 2017 revenues of approximately USD 1.2 billion. The business designs and manufactures innovative braking technologies and shock absorbers for global transportation markets, as well as specialized sealing solutions for the transportation and industrial markets.

Carlo most recently worked for Eaton, where he held a number of senior leadership roles. Most recently President of the Vehicle Group´s EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region, he also served as Vice President and General Manager of the Engine Air Management Product Group as well as the Valvetrain Division. He also held global operational and manufacturing leadership roles at Eaton and at United Technologies Corporation.

ITT is a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered critical components and customized technology solutions for the transportation, industrial, and oil and gas markets. Building on its heritage of innovation, ITT partners with its customers to deliver enduring solutions to the key industries that underpin our modern way of life. ITT is headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., with employees in more than 35 countries and sales in a total of approximately 125 countries. The company generated 2017 revenues of USD 2.6 billion. For more information, visit www.itt.com.