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Colfax Names Lynn Clark Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources
Fulton, MD (January 11, 2013) -- Colfax Corporation ("Colfax") (NYSE: CFX), a
leading global manufacturer of gas- and fluid-handling and fabrication
technology products and services, today announced that Lynn Clark has been named
Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources effective January 13, 2013,
reporting to Steve Simms, President and CEO of Colfax. In this role Lynn will
be responsible for all areas of human resources including compensation and
benefits, talent acquisition and engagement as well as organization development
and succession management. Bill Rothenbach, who has been
serving as Colfax's
Senior Vice President, Human Resources since April 2011, has been named Senior
Vice President, Human Resources for Colfax's fluid-handling business.
Lynn has over 30 years of human resources experience in a variety of industries
and geographies. Lynn began her career in sales and marketing with her last
role in business development at Drake Beam Morin Inc. Since then, Lynn has
successfully moved from large divisional roles at Fortune 500 companies like
Allied Signal, Lucent Technologies, and Bristol Myers Squibb to the Mead Johnson
Corporation where she served most recently as Senior Vice President, Global
Human Resources. Lynn has a bachelor of science in education and a master of
science in college student personnel from Bowling Green University in Ohio.
Steven E. Simms, President and Chief Executive Officer of Colfax, stated, "We're
pleased to welcome Lynn to the Colfax leadership team. I am also pleased that
Bill has agreed to lead the global human resources management for Colfax Fluid
Handling and would like to thank him for the contributions that he has made to
the success of Colfax over the past two years."
ABOUT COLFAX CORPORATION - Colfax Corporation is a diversified global
manufacturing and engineering company that provides gas- and fluid-handling and
fabrication technology products and services to commercial and governmental
customers around the world under the Howden, Colfax Fluid Handling and ESAB
brands. Colfax believes that its brands are among the most highly recognized in
each of the markets that it serves. Colfax is traded on the NYSE under the
ticker "CFX." Additional information about Colfax is available at
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