East Hills, NY (April 4, 2006) - - Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL - News) names Michael J. Ywaniw, Senior Vice President, Pall Industrial to lead manufacturing and supply chain operations across the Company's industrial markets worldwide. Mr. Ywaniw reports to Don Stevens, Chief Operating Officer, Pall Corporation and President, Pall Industrial.
Mr. Ywaniw was formerly Vice President Operations within the Danaher Motion platform where he spent 12 years, with responsibility for manufacturing in North America, and most recently, also Europe. He previously spent 5 years with ITT Automotive and Bausch & Lomb introducing modern manufacturing and product launch processes and leading operations respectively. Prior to that he worked 10 years at General Motors Corporation in operations management, engineering, finance, sales and marketing.
"Michael's leadership and operations expertise will drive operational excellence across our Industrial Manufacturing network. His extensive experience across product platforms and geographies is well-suited to our needs," says Mr. Stevens.
The Industrial business comprises about 60 percent of Pall Corporation's global business. It serves a wide range of industries including water processing, energy, microelectronics, food and beverage, and aerospace and transportation.
A native of Rochester, New York, he holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Management and Finance from St. John Fisher College, Rochester.
About Pall Corporation Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) is the global leader in the rapidly growing field of filtration, separations and purification. Pall's business is organized around two broad markets: Life Sciences and Industrial. The Company provides leading-edge products to meet the demanding needs of customers in biotechnology, pharmaceuticals, transfusion medicine semiconductors, water purification, aerospace and broad industrial markets. Total revenues for fiscal 2005 were $1.9 billion. The Company is headquartered in East Hills, New York with extensive operations throughout the world. Further information is available at http://www.pall.com.