Donaldson Appoints New Officers

Posted on December 7, 2006

Donaldson Co., the global supplier of filtration solutions for air and liquid filtration applications, has announced a number of appointments. Tod E. Carpenter has been named vice president, Global Industrial Filtration Solutions, effective immediately. He is currently general manager, Industrial Filtration Solutions - Americas. Dennis D. Jandik has been promoted to vice president, Global Engine OEM Sales, effective immediately. He is presently general manager, Global Engine OEM Sales. Joseph E. Lehman has been named vice president, Global Engine Aftermarket Sales, effective immediately. He has been general manager, Global Engine Aftermarket Sales. David W. Timm has been named vice president, Asia Pacific, effective March 1. Timm is currently the General Manager, Gas Turbine Systems. Jay L. Ward has been named vice president, Europe and Middle East, effective immediately. He has served as managing director, Donaldson Europe and Middle East.

The company also announced that Geert Henk Touw, senior vice president, Asia Pacific, will retire at the end of fiscal 2007. Touw, 60, joined Donaldson in 1986 as managing director of Donaldson Europe, responsible for the Europe, Africa and Middle East regions. He was promoted to vice president and general manager, Europe/Africa/Middle East in 2000. Touw was promoted to his current position in 2005.