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HarbisonWalker hires new senior leadership

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HarbisonWalker International (HWI) has announced two new members of its senior leadership team: Ross Wilkin will be chief financial officer and corporate treasurer, while Michael Werner has joined as senior vice president, commercial and corporate officer.

“We’re very excited to welcome Ross and Mike to HWI as key members of our senior leadership team. Both possess a results-driven mindset, depth of experience and an intense desire to make positive contributions; all of which will have an immediate impact on the continuous improvement of our business,” said Carol Jackson, chairman and chief executive officer, HarbisonWalker International. “Ross and Mike’s respective expertise and proven track records in the manufacturing sector will support initiatives across the company to ultimately benefit our customers.”

Wilkin came to HWI from Universal Stainless & Alloy Products, Inc., where he served as chief financial officer. Before his role at Universal Stainless, he was chief financial officer at Dynamics, Inc. Much of Wilkin’s career was spent with H.J. Heinz Company, where he held various positions of increasing responsibility.

Werner recently led global commercial operations for Loparex, the leading global manufacturer of specialty coated release films and papers serving a range of industries. Previously, Werner spent 20 years at GE Plastics and Sabic in numerous domestic and global roles, where he progressed to become Product General Manager.

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