Aug 08, 2007

Elster AMCO Water Appoints New President

Elster AMCO Water, Inc., part of Elster Group, a manufacturer and supplier of integrated metering and utilization solutions, has appointed Roman Thomassin president and regional director Business Unit Water (BUW Region 3). Thomassin will lead the North American water business as well as serve as regional director for the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico water businesses. James Gardiner, of Elster AMCO Water, will now be positioned in Europe as regional director of Business Unit Water (BUW Region 2) with executive responsibilities for Germany and Eastern Europe. Both have been appointed to the Executive Team of Elster’s global water business unit.

Thomassin has served in leadership positions in the manufacturing sector, both domestically and internationally. Prior to his appointment as president of Elster AMCO Water, Thomassin held several senior executive positions with Elster, including chief operating officer for Elster Electricity in Raleigh, N.C., and general manager for Elster in Bogota, Colombia.