Heating specialist Gasbarre has appointed Alex Gasbarre, replacing his father, Thomas G Gasbarre.

Thomas held the position since 1990 when his father, George Gasbarre, the founder of the company, retired. He will remain as Chief Financial Officer until his planned retirement a t the end of 2020.

‘During his tenure as CEO, Tom has done an exceptional job of steering the company in a forward direction and completed a series of key acquisitions,’ the company said.

Alex has been working at Gasbarre for 14 years, most recently as president of press and technologies and chief operating officer.

The company reports that Heath Jenkins has been appointed president, press and automation and manufacturing technologies.

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