Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
Evoqua Water Technologies
Jim Kohosek was named Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer in January 2018. In this role he is responsible for the execution and management of Evoqua’s operating system through the Evoqua Growth System. Kohosek will oversee the Company’s work in Aftermarket, EH&S, Engineering Excellence, Engineering Platforms and Processes, Sales Operations, Special Projects, and Evoqua’s business in China.
In his previous role Jim serviced as EVP Corporate Strategy and Business Operations and prior to that, President of Evoqua Water Technologies' Products & Technologies Division in which he was responsible for our OEM, Magneto, Electrocatalytic, and Separation Technology business segments as well as company-wide R&D, Engineering, Sales Operations, and Strategic Marketing.
Jim joined Evoqua in January of 2016, and brought a wealth of experience delivering profitable growth in a variety of industries including oil & gas, power generation, petrochemical, refining, mining, and construction. Before joining Evoqua, Jim held senior management positions in a number of companies including President of the $1.2 billion Infrastructure Division at Kennametal, the VP and CFO of Ingersoll Rand's $3 billion Industrial Technologies Sector and the President of Westinghouse Communications.
Jim has degrees in both Accounting and Finance from Shippensburg University, and he also attended the Executive Development Program at the Wharton School of Business. He is based at Evoqua's world headquarters in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.