Kennametal Inc, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, has announced that effective June 14, 2021, Sanjay Chowbey will join the company as president of Metal Cutting. In this role, he will act as a member of Kennametal’s Executive Leadership Team and report directly to president and CEO Christopher Rossi.
Chowbey comes to the company most recently from global seal & pump services and solutions provider Flowserve, where he was president of Services and Solutions. Prior to this, he spent a a year as president of Subcom Business at TE Connectivty and over a decade in leadership positions at Danaher.
“Sanjay brings more than twenty years of experience in P&L roles for global industrial companies, like Flowserve and Danaher, making him well suited to continue the advancement of our Metal Cutting strategic initiatives,” stated Rossi.
“Sanjay will play a critical role in the ongoing transformation of the Metal Cutting business and execution of the current strategy,” Rossi continued. “His considerable experience in sales, marketing and operations makes him the ideal person to lead the business as we work to leverage our newly modernized manufacturing processes to drive growth, share gain and improved financial performance throughout the economic cycle.”