Colfax Corporation announced that Darryl Mayhorn has been named Senior Vice President of Colfax and President and CEO Colfax Fluid Handling effective July 21, 2014, reporting to Steve Simms, President and CEO of Colfax. As President and CEO of Colfax Fluid Handling, Darryl will be responsible for leading the strategic direction and daily management of the business.
Most recently, Darryl was President of the Rexnord Aerospace Group and the Chief Human Resources Officer of Rexnord Corporation. Prior to joining Rexnord in 2008, he was Group President of the Aerospace and Defense Group at Danaher Corporation, where he oversaw seven business units. Darryl also held several leadership positions within Eaton Corporation, including Division General Manager for the Fluid Power Group. Darryl brings a deep industrial leadership background with a wealth of global experience driving both revenue and operational improvements.
Darryl is an alumnus of the University of Missouri, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. He has a Master s degree in Business Administration from St. Louis University.
Steven E. Simms, President and Chief Executive Officer of Colfax, stated: "We are pleased to announce Darryl s appointment to this role. Darryl s extensive leadership experience in the industrial space, coupled with his demonstrated ability to drive continuous improvement and develop talent will be invaluable to the success of our legacy Colfax Fluid Handling business."