BERWYN, Pa., Feb. 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AMETEK, Inc. (NYSE: AME) today announced that its Board of Directors has elected Thomas J. Matway as Vice President and General Manager, Specialty Metal Products Division.
"I am very pleased to announce Tom's promotion to Vice President and General Manager," comments David A. Zapico, AMETEK Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Tom brings to this role a strong background in general management, sales and operations within the metals industry. With his outstanding leadership and broad industry experience, we expect Tom will drive continued growth in our global specialty metals business."
Mr. Matway has been Division Vice President, Sales and Marketing for Specialty Metal Products since joining AMETEK in 2016. Previously, Tom served as Vice President and General Manager of the Precision Strip and Specialty Coiled Products business at Allegheny Technologies (ATI). Prior to that, Tom held roles of increasing responsibility at Alcoa, both in the U.S. and abroad.
Mr. Matway holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Metallurgical Engineering and Material Science from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
AMETEK is a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with sales of approximately $5.0 billion. AMETEK's growth model is based on four key strategies: Operational Excellence, Strategic Acquisitions, Global & Market Expansion and New Products. AMETEK's objective is double-digit percentage growth in earnings per share over the business cycle and a superior return on total capital. The common stock of AMETEK is a component of the S&P 500.
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