Jacobs To Lead Eaton Hydraulics In EMEA Region
Eaton has named Richard Jacobs president of its Hydraulics Business in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He succeeds Astrid Mozes, who has been named chief technology officer for Eaton’s Hydraulics Group and will continue to report to Bill VanArsdale, president, Hydraulics Group.
Jacobs has been the vice president and general manager of Filtration since 2008. Prior to that role, he was Eaton’s vice president, Supply Chain Management. Previously, Jacobs held a variety of leadership roles at companies including Knorr Bremse, Honeywell and General Electric.
Jacobs will be located in Morges, Switzerland.