TE Connectivity names new president

TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL) Board of Directors has appointed Terrence Curtin to succeed Tom Lynch as the company´s chief executive officer, effective 9 March 2017, the company said.

Curtin is currently TE´s president.

Lynch has served as the company´s Chief Executive Officer since January 2006 and was elected to Chairman of the Board in January 2013.

Curtin was appointed president of TE Connectivity in March 2015 and elected to the Board of Directors in March 2016.

TE Connectivity is a USD12 billion global technology company. Its 72,000 employees include more than 7,000 engineers.