Pall Corporation Names Akhil Johri Chief Financial Officer

Mon Apr 1, 2013 9:00am EDT

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PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y.--(Business Wire)--
Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) today announced that its board of directors will
appoint Akhil Johri as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), effective May 1, 2013. Mr.
Johri, 51, is currently Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer
for United Technologies Corporation`s (UTC) Propulsion & Aerospace Systems
group, a $27 billion unit consisting of industry leaders Pratt & Whitney and UTC
Aerospace Systems. 

"Akhil is a highly regarded and accomplished executive with a proven track
record of financial leadership for global industrial technology and aerospace
businesses. His strong background in strategic finance and operations combined
with his investor relations and business development experience makes him an
ideal fit for Pall," said Larry Kingsley, Pall`s President and CEO. "We are
thrilled to add someone with this experience who is as versatile as Akhil to our
Executive Management Team." 

During a 26-year career with UTC, Mr. Johri has held various executive positions
of increasing responsibility. Prior to his current role, he served as CFO for
UTC`s Carrier Transicold and UTC`s Fire & Security units as well as for Carrier
Asia Pacific Operations. He led Corporate Investor Relations for UTC and has
been very involved with UTC`s Financial Leadership Development program. He also
has extensive experience in leading operational restructuring activities,
geographic market expansion, acquisition integration and supply chain

Mr. Johri is a graduate of the premier Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad
and is a Chartered Accountant. 

Pall President and CEO Larry Kingsley, who was recently named interim CFO, will
continue in that role until Mr. Johri officially joins Pall. 

About Pall Corporation

Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) is a filtration, separation and purification leader
providing solutions to meet the critical fluid management needs of customers
across the broad spectrum of life sciences and industry. Pall works with
customers to advance health, safety and environmentally responsible
technologies. The company`s engineered products enable process and product
innovation and minimize emissions and waste. Pall Corporation is an S&P 500
company serving customers worldwide. Pall has been named a "top green company"
by Newsweek magazine. To see how Pall is helping enable a greener, safer, more
sustainable future, follow us on Twitter @PallCorporation or visit

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Pall Corporation
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Pall Corporation
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