CentroMotion Appoints Carl Beckwith as CEO

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CentroMotion has announced the appointment of Carl Beckwith as the new Chief Executive Officer, effective July 8th, 2024. Chris Fenwick will step down as interim CEO and will assist with the transition.

Carl Beckwith brings over 25 years of senior-level experience in global manufacturing to CentroMotion. Previously, he served as Chief Executive Officer of Dura Automotive/Shiloh Industries, where he significantly impacted global operations, strategic growth, and divestitures. Prior to that, Carl led global operations for Dana, overseeing 135 facilities. Throughout his career, he has focused on fostering organizational excellence and continuous improvement.

Key Highlights:

  • Carl Beckwith appointed as new CEO, effective July 8th, 2024.
  • Chris Fenwick steps down as interim CEO, aiding in the transition.
  • Beckwith has over 25 years of senior-level experience in global manufacturing.
  • Previously served as CEO of Dura Automotive/Shiloh Industries.
  • Led global operations for Dana, managing 135 facilities.
  • Known for driving operational excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Michigan Technological University.
  • Earned an MBA from the University of Michigan – Ross School of Business.

Carl Beckwith will lead CentroMotion into its next phase of innovation and growth, focusing on designing and delivering highly engineered products that enhance the safety, reliability, and productivity of equipment.

About CentroMotion

CentroMotion specializes in designing and delivering highly engineered products to enhance the safety, reliability, and productivity of equipment used in transportation, agriculture, construction, mining, and other demanding industrial environments. The company’s innovative team collaborates closely with customers, leveraging deep subject-matter expertise across a family of trusted, established brands.

CentroMotion’s expertise, combined with exceptional scale and geographic reach, makes it a reliable partner for helping customers achieve their goals and providing end users with the best equipment possible. The company’s well-known brands include:

  • Power-Packer for hydraulic motion control and stabilization systems
  • CrossControl and maximatecc for operator information and human-machine interface systems
  • Elliott Manufacturing and Weasler Engineering for power and force transmission through flexible and rigid driveline systems
  • Gits Manufacturing for high-performance engine thermal and emission control solutions
  • Carlisle Brake & Friction for materials and mechatronic solutions for off-highway brake and transmission products

Learn more about CentroMotion at www.centromotion.com.

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