GALESBURG, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Power management company Eaton announced that Krishnakumar “K.K.” Srinivasan has been named president, Vehicle Group, Asia Pacific, reporting to Ken Davis, president, Vehicle Group. Srinivasan most recently served as managing director in India for the Vehicle Group, where he was responsible for all truck, bus and automotive operations. Srinivasan will be based in Shanghai.
“K.K.’s technical background combined with his focus on customers makes him the right person to lead our Asia Pacific team and ensure that financial, productivity, technology and growth objectives are met in this vitally important region,” said Davis. “As a key member of the leadership team, K.K. will be an integral part of driving the Vehicle Group's overall performance and helping us to achieve our growth strategy.”
Prior to joining Eaton in 2009, Srinivasan was president of Endress + Hauser Flowtec India Pvt. Ltd., and chief operating officer at INA Bearings India Pvt. Ltd.
Srinivasan earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from The Pune College of Engineering in Maharashta, India, and a master’s degree in business administration from The University of Pune in Maharashta, India.
Eaton is a power management company with 2013 sales of $22.0 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton has approximately 101,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.