Eaton Names Uday Yadav Executive Vice President – Eat
January 05, 2010 09:36 AM Eastern Time
CLEVELAND--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation (NYSE:ETN) today anno
Yadav has been named executive vice president – Eaton Business System (EBS). Yadav will be located at the company's headquar
Ohio, and will report to Eaton's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Alexander M. Cutler. Yadav succeeds Rich Holder, who ha
president – Electrical Components in the company's Electrical – Americas organization.
In this role, Yadav will be responsible for the processes that support Eaton's integrated operating system, known as the Eaton Busin
addition, he will have responsibility for the company's Lean manufacturing, Quality, Supply Chain Management, Environmental, Hea
Flight Operations functions.
"Uday has a proven track record and the business, functional and global experience to succeed in this key leadership role. I am loo
working with him," said Alexander M. Cutler, Eaton chairman and chief executive officer. “I also want to thank Rich Holder for his
Most recently, Yadav was senior vice president and general manager – Hydraulics, Asia Pacific. He joined Eaton in 1994 and has h
vice president – Supply Chain Management for the Fluid Power Group, director and general manager of Eaton’s Global Hose Divis
managing director for Eaton in India, as well as leadership positions in the Automotive Fluid Connectors business and the former Ae
Operations. Prior to joining Eaton, he worked with Lucas Engineering and Systems in the U.K. Yadav holds a double degree with h
engineering and business from Nottingham Trent University, United Kingdom.
Eaton Corporation is a diversified power management company with 2008 sales of $15.4 billion. Eaton is a global technology leade
components and systems for power quality, distribution and control; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and
aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems