Lord Corporation Europe, names new president of Middle East, Africa region

Lord Corporation, a global provider of vibration and motion control technologies, sensing systems, adhesives and coatings, has announced that Charmaine Riggins has been named president of the company´s Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Region, the company said.

Since joining Lord in 1995 as senior engineer for the company´s Structural Adhesives & Coatings division, Riggins has served in positions of increasing responsibility in the areas of technology, marketing, finance, sales, operations, and a previous international assignment in Europe. Prior to her new role, she served as vice president of the EMEA region, and earlier as director of Global Business Development, Marketing & Strategy for the Automotive, Industrial & Electronic Assembly business at Lord.

Lord Corporation´s presence in the EMEA region has steadily grown with additions of technical, production, and commercial staff, most recently with the acquisition of Fly-by-Wire Systems France, a former subsidiary of SKF.

Riggins succeeds Joel Rood, who will continue his career at Lord as President, Oil & Gas and Industrial Equipment.

Lord Corporation is a diversified technology and manufacturing company developing highly reliable adhesives, coatings, motion management devices, and sensing technologies that significantly reduce risk and improve product performance.