People: Kennametal Inc (KMT.N)

KMT.N on New York Stock Exchange

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28 Jul 2014
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Carlos Cardoso

56 2008 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Frank Simpkins

50 2006 Chief Financial Officer, Vice President

Judith Bacchus

51 2011 Chief Human Resource Officer, Vice President

Robert Clemens

56 2013 Chief Technical Officer, Vice President

Martha Bailey

39 2009 Vice President - Finance, Corporate Controller

Steven Hanna

59 2008 Vice President, Chief Information Officer

John Jacko

56 2008 Chief Marketing Officer, Vice President

Kevin Nowe

61 2009 Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary

Brian Kelly

50 2012 Vice President - Tax and Treasury, Treasurer

Quynh McGuire

Vice President

Peter Dragich

49 2012 Vice President - Integrated Supply Chain and Logistics

Jeswant Gill

51 2014 Vice President

James Kohosek

55 2014 Vice President

John Tucker

66 2010 Vice President, President - Business Groups

William Newlin

73 2012 Lead Independent Director

Cindy Davis

51 2012 Independent Director

Ronald DeFeo

61 2001 Independent Director

Philip Dur

69 2006 Independent Director

William Harvey

61 2011 Independent Director

Timothy McLevish

59 2004 Independent Director

Lawrence Stranghoener

60 2003 Independent Director

Steven Wunning

62 2005 Independent Director

Larry Yost

75 2012 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Carlos Cardoso

Mr. Carlos M. Cardoso is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Cardoso has served as the Chairman of Kennametal since January 2008. He has also been President and Chief Executive Officer since January 2006. Previously, Mr. Cardoso served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from January 2005 to December 2005; and Vice President and President, Metalworking Solutions and Services Group, from April 2003 to December 2004. Before joining Kennametal, Mr. Cardoso served as President of the Pump Division of Flowserve Corporation (a manufacturer / provider of flow management products and services) from August 2001 to March 2003. Prior to that, he spent six years with Honeywell International, Inc., from March 1999 to August 2001. Prior to Honeywell / Allied Signal, Mr. Cardoso was Vice President Manufacturing Operations for Colt’s Manufacturing Company LLC (a maker of firearms) where he served as a key member of the Executive Team. Early in his career, he also owned and operated a machine shop. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. (a diversified global provider of hand tools, power tools and related accessories) and the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) Board of Directors. He is Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Manufacturers Alliance for Productivity and Innovation (MAPI), a business and research and executive education organization. Additionally, he is the co-chair of the Pennsylvania Governor’s Manufacturing Council, a Team Pennsylvania Foundation-led initiative, helping to identify and prioritize top issues to influence, sustain and advance manufacturing in the commonwealth. Mr. Cardoso holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Fairfield University in Fairfield, Connecticut, and a master’s degree in management from the Hartford Graduate Center.

Frank Simpkins

Mr. Frank P. Simpkins is Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Kennametal Inc., since December 6, 2006. He was Vice President Finance and Corporate Controller from February 2006 to December 2006; Vice President of Global Finance of Kennametal Industrial Business from October 2005 to February 2006; Director of Finance, Metalworking Solutions & Services Group from February 2002 to February 2006.

Judith Bacchus

Bacchus Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer since June 2011; Vice President, Human Resources Field Services from July 2009 to June 2011; Director, Human Resources Shared Services from December 2007 to July 2009.

Robert Clemens

Mr. Robert J. Clemens is Vice President and Chief Technical Officer since March 2013; Formerly, Vice President, Corporate Technology at Eastman Chemical Company (specialty chemical company) from January 2008 to February 2013.

Martha Bailey

Ms. Martha A. Bailey is Vice President - Finance and Corporate Controller of Kennametal Inc., since December 2009. Controller, Metalworking Americas from January 2009 to December 2009; Manager, Global Financial Reporting from June 2005 to July 2009.

Steven Hanna

Mr. Steven R. Hanna is Vice President and Chief Information Officer of Kennametal Inc., since October 1, 2008. Formerly, Corporate Information Officer at General Motors Corporation (a manufacturer of automobiles) from May 1998 to September 2008.

John Jacko

Mr. John H. Jacko, Jr., is Chief Marketing Officer, Vice President of Kennametal Inc., since July 7, 2008. Vice President Corporate Strategy and MSSG Global Marketing from March 2007 to July 2008.

Kevin Nowe

Mr. Kevin G. Nowe is Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary of Kennametal Inc., since November 2009. Assistant General Counsel and Assistant Secretary from November 1992 to October 2009.

Brian Kelly

Mr. Brian E. Kelly is Vice President - Tax and Treasury, Treasurer of Kennametal Inc., since August 2012. Vice President Corporate Tax and Assistant Treasurer from October 2007 to August 2012.

Quynh McGuire

Peter Dragich

Mr. Peter Dragich has been appointed as Vice President - Integrated Supply Chain and Logistics of Kennametal Inc., effective October 29, 2012. Formerly, Vice President, Global Field Operations, Climate, Controls, and Security for United Technologies Corporation (provides products and services to aerospace and building systems industries) from May 2010 to October 2012; and Vice President, Supply Chain Management, Carrier Corporation for United Technologies Corporation (provides heating, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions) from January 2008 to May 2010.

Jeswant Gill

Mr. Jeswant Gill has been appointed as Vice President of the Company, effective June 9, 2014. He is Executive Vice President, Industrial Business Segment. Prior to joining the Company, Mr. Gill served as Vice President, Global Services Industrial Technologies, at Ingersoll-Rand Company. Previously, Mr. Gill was President of Ingersoll-Rand’s Security Technologies business in the Asia-Pacific region. He also has held leadership positions in Asia and North America with Invensys PLC and Johnson Controls Inc. Mr. Gill brings more than 25 years of industry experience to the role. Gill earned both a Bachelor of Science in Engineering Physics and Master of Business Administration at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

James Kohosek

Mr. James Kohosek has been appointed as Vice President of the Company, effective July 1, 2014. He has been Executive Vice President, Infrastructure Business Segment. Mr. Kohosek currently serves as Vice President of the Company’s Global Surface Technologies business unit. Previously, Mr. Kohosek served as Vice President for the Global Transportation business unit and the General Industrial business unit. Before joining Kennametal, Mr. Kohosek was Vice President and Chief Finance Officer of Ingersoll-Rand Company’s Industrial Technologies business. Mr. Kohosek brings over 30 years of experience in the industry. Kohosek has a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from Shippensburg University and executive MBA at the University of Utah.

John Tucker

Mr. John R. Tucker is Vice President, President - Business Groups of Kennametal Inc., since December 2010. Vice President and Chief Technical Officer October 2008 to December 2010. Formerly, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Sermatech International (a developer of engineered protective coatings) from August 2006 to May 2008.

William Newlin

Mr. William R. Newlin is Lead Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Newlin has been serving as Lead Director of the Board of Directors since October 2012. Additionally, Mr. Newlin serves as the Chairman of Newlin Investment Company LLC (a private investment firm founded by Mr. Newlin), a position he has held since April 2007. From October 2003 to March 2007, Mr. Newlin served as Executive Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer of Dick’s Sporting Goods, Inc. (a sporting goods retailer). He was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Buchanan Ingersoll Professional Corporation (now Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, a law firm) from September 1980 to October 2003. Mr. Newlin is a Director of Meritor, Inc. and Calgon Carbon Corporation. Mr. Newlin holds a bachelor’s degree from Princeton University and a juris doctorate from the University of Pittsburgh Law School.

Cindy Davis

Ms. Cindy L. Davis has been appointed as Independent Director of Kennametal Inc., effective 12 November 2012. Ms. Davis is Vice President of NIKE, Inc. and President of Nike Golf. NIKE, Inc. is a global innovator in athletic footwear, apparel, equipment and accessories. Ms. Davis earned an MBA in marketing and finance at the University of Maryland, and a bachelor of arts in economics at Furman University in Greensville, S.C.

Ronald DeFeo

Mr. Ronald M. DeFeo is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. DeFeo serves as the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer of Terex Corporation (a global manufacturer of machinery and industrial products), positions he has held since March 1998 and March 1995, respectively. From October 1993 through December 2006, Mr. DeFeo was also the President and Chief Operating Officer of Terex. He joined Terex in 1992 as the President of the Heavy Equipment Group and later assumed responsibility for Terex’s former Clark Material Handling Company subsidiary. Before joining Terex, Mr. DeFeo was a Senior Vice President of J.I. Case Company, the former Tenneco farm and construction equipment division and also served as a Managing Director of Case Construction Equipment throughout Europe. While at J.I. Case Company, Mr. DeFeo was also a Vice President of North American Construction Equipment Sales and General Manager of Retail Operations. Mr. DeFeo holds a bachelor’s of arts degree in Economics and Philosophy from Iona College.

Philip Dur

Mr. Philip A. Dur is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Dur is the retired Corporate Vice President and President, Ship Systems Sector of Northrop Grumman Corporation (a global defense company), having served in those positions from October 2001 to December 2005. Prior to that, he was the Vice President of Program Operations at the Electronic Sensors and Systems Sector for Northrop Grumman. Mr. Dur joined Northrop Grumman in 1999 following five years with Tenneco, Inc. (a global manufacturer of products for the automobile industry), where he held a number of strategic and executive positions, with the latest being Vice President, Worldwide Business Development and Strategy. Mr. Dur also had a long and distinguished career in the U.S. Navy, ultimately rising to the rank of Rear Admiral. He is a Director of TechPrecision Corporation (a provider of specialty and large-scale metallic fabrication, machining and assembly). Mr. Dur holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree from the University of Notre Dame and a master’s degree and doctorate from Harvard University.

William Harvey

Mr. William J. Harvey is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Harvey serves as President — DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers (a multi-billion dollar global business unit of E.I. DuPont de Nemours & Company), a position he has held since 2009. Mr. Harvey joined DuPont in 1977. After leaving DuPont in 1992 to become General Manager of the Peroxygen Chemical Division of FMC Corporation, Mr. Harvey rejoined DuPont in 1996 and was appointed Global Business Director for DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers. Since that time Mr. Harvey has held various management-level positions with DuPont including Vice President and General Manager of the DuPont Advanced Fiber businesses - Kevlar and Nomex Fibers, Vice President - DuPont Corporate Operations and Vice President - DuPont Corporate Plans. Mr. Harvey holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from Virginia Commonwealth University and a master’s degree from the University of Virginia Darden Graduate School of Business.

Timothy McLevish

Mr. Timothy R. McLevish is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. McLevish is Chairman, Project Management Office at Kraft Foods Inc. (a food and beverage company). He served as their Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from October 2007 until May 9, 2012. Before joining Kraft Foods, Mr. McLevish was the Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Ingersoll-Rand Company Limited (a diversified industrial company) from May 2002 to August 2007. Prior to that, he held a series of finance, administration and leadership roles for Mead Corporation (a forest products company), which he joined in 1987. His final role with Mead was Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, a position he held from December 1999 through March 2002. Mr. McLevish holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Minnesota and a master in business administration from Harvard Business School. In addition, he is a certified public accountant.

Lawrence Stranghoener

Mr. Lawrence W. Stranghoener is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Stranghoener serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of The Mosaic Company (a crop nutrition company), a position that he has held since September 2004. Before joining Mosaic, Mr. Stranghoener was the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans (a Fortune 500 financial services company) from 2001 to 2004. Prior to that, Mr. Stranghoener spent 17 years at Honeywell Inc. where he served in a variety of positions in the U.S. and in Europe, including three years as Chief Financial Officer until Honeywell merged with Allied Signal Inc. (“Allied Signal”) in 1999. Mr. Stranghoener started his career as an Investment Analyst at Dain Rauscher. Mr. Stranghoener serves on the board of directors of Aleris International, where he chairs the audit committee. He holds a bachelor of arts degree from St. Olaf College and a master of business administration degree from Northwestern University.

Steven Wunning

Mr. Steven H. Wunning is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Wunning has served as the Group President and an Executive Office member of Caterpillar Inc. (a global manufacturer of construction, mining and industrial equipment) since January 2004. He is responsible for the Resource Industries Group, which includes Advanced Components & Systems Division, Diversified Products Division, Global Purchasing Division, Integrated Manufacturing Operations Division, Mining & Quarry (Solutions) Division and Product Development & Global Technology Division. He is also responsible for driving manufacturing excellence through the Caterpillar Production System. Mr. Wunning originally joined Caterpillar in 1973, and has held numerous positions there with increasing responsibility, including Vice President and then President of Cat Logistics, Corporate Vice President of the Logistics & Product Services Division and Corporate Vice President of Cat Logistics. He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri Rolla — now Missouri University of Science and Technology — and an Executive MBA from the University of Illinois.

Larry Yost

Mr. Larry D. Yost is Independent Director of Kennametal Inc. Mr. Yost served as the Lead Director of the Board of Directors from January 2008 through October 2012. From January 2007 to December 2007, Mr. Yost served as the Chairman of our Board of Directors. Previously, Mr. Yost was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of ArvinMeritor, Inc. (a provider of components for vehicles) from August 2000 until his retirement in August 2004. From 1997 until the 2000 merger of Arvin, Inc. and Meritor Automotive, Inc., Mr. Yost was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Meritor (a supplier of automotive components and systems). He is a Director of Intermec, Inc. (a global supply chain solutions provider), where he serves as the Chair of the Compensation Committee) and formerly served as a director of Milacron, Inc. (a global supplier of plastics processing technologies and industrial fluids) and Actuant Corporation (a diversified industrial manufacturer of industrial tools and other products). Mr. Yost holds a bachelor’s degree in science from Milwaukee School of Engineering.

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