PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., October 08, 2013 -
Pall Corporation's (NYSE:PLL)
board of directors has elected Larry Kingsley as Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Kingsley has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Pall
and a member of the company’s board of directors since October 2011. He
succeeds Ronald L. Hoffman, who will assume the role of Lead Director.
The appointments are effective immediately.
“During his two years with Pall, Larry Kingsley has proven to be a
strong leader in a time of change for the company,” said Mr. Hoffman.
“As Pall enters the next phase of its continuing transformation, the
board felt the timing was ideal for a single voice from the offices of
the CEO and Chairman. I am excited about the opportunity to partner with
Larry in my new role as Lead Director.”
As Lead Director, Mr. Hoffman will perform an essential oversight
function while collaborating closely with the Chairman to ensure the
long-term success of Pall.
“I want to thank Ron Hoffman for his tremendous leadership,” said Mr.
Kingsley. “His contributions while in the role of Chairman have been
greatly appreciated and I look forward to continuing to work with him.”
About Pall Corporation
Pall Corporation (NYSE:PLL)
is a filtration, separation and purification leader providing solutions
to meet the critical fluid management needs of customers across the
broad spectrum of life sciences and industry. Pall works with customers
to advance health, safety and environmentally responsible technologies.
The company’s engineered products enable process and product innovation
and minimize emissions and waste. Pall Corporation is an S&P 500 company
serving customers worldwide. Pall has been named a “top green company”
by Newsweek magazine. To see how Pall is helping enable a
greener, safer, more sustainable future, follow us on Twitter @PallCorporation
or visit www.pall.com/green.
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