Pittsburgh, PA- ARDEX Group CEO, Mark Eslamlooy announced effective January 1, 2013, ARDEX Americas Executive Management team of Lori Angelo, Mike Crouch and Jesse David will assume shared accountability for the performance of the ARDEX Americas business headquartered in Aliquippa, PA.
Lori Angelo will continue as Chief Financial Officer and Vice President, Shared Services. In addition to the Financial and Accounting responsibility, Angelo is responsible for Americas Supply Chain, Purchasing, IT, Administration, Legal and Human Resources. Angelo has worked 31 years with ARDEX Americas.
Mike Crouch, previously Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, has been named President, ARDEX Americas, Latin America Division handling overall Americas Acquisitions (M&A), Innovation and Research and Development (R&D). In addition, Crouch will act as the ARDEX Americas representative on the ARDEX Global Management Committee (GMC). Crouch has worked 15 years with ARDEX Americas and W.W. Henry.
Jesse David, previously Vice President and General Manager, has been named President, ARDEX Americas, U.S. and Canada Division handling overall Americas Operations, Technical and Marketing functions. David has worked 21 years with ARDEX Americas.
“We are very pleased with this decision as this structure will draw upon the proven and dedicated leadership talent in our group,” the team stated. “It will allow focused effort on our important regional initiatives while driving the overall ARDEX strategy in the Americas.”
ARDEX, based in Witten, Germany, was founded in 1949. ARDEX Americas entered the U.S. market in 1978, introducing the first self-leveling underlayment for flooring systems. ARDEX continues to be the leading manufacturer of revolutionary and time-saving products for subfloor preparation, Tile & Stone Installation Systems, Engineered Concrete Repair Systems, Decorative Wear Surfaces, and flooring adhesives under the HENRY® line. ARDEX Americas serves the U.S., Canada and Latin America.