Jonsson Named Executive VP, CTO At Eaton

Posted on August 27, 2010

Eaton Corp. recently announced that Lennart Jonsson has been named executive vice president and chief technology officer, reporting to Chairman and CEO Alexander M. Cutler. Jonsson lead technical developments and will focus on building organizational capability in the company's technology and engineering functions to support development of power management products and services.

Jonsson joined Eaton with the Powerware acquisition in 2004 and served as the senior engineering manager responsible for the development of all power quality products globally until he was named vice president – technology and chief technology officer for the Electrical Group in 2007.

Prior to joining Eaton, he held positions with Nea-Lindberg AS in Denmark, Ulveco Power Systems in Sweden, Fiskars Power Systems OY/AB in Finland and Deltec Electronics Corp., Exide Electronics/Powerware and Invensys Power Systems/Powerware in the U.S. He will continue to be based at Eaton’s world headquarters in Cleveland, Ohio.