Wed, 22 Nov 2017 9:19 am EDT
PITTSBURGH--Evoqua Water Technologies Corp. (NYSE:AQUA) today announced that Dan Brailer has joined the Company to oversee the development and management of its investor relations function. Mr. Brailer, Vice President Investor Relations, will report to Ben Stas, Evoqua Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer.
Mr. Brailer brings more than 35 years of experience to Evoqua, and most recently served as Chief Operating Officer at BOSS Controls, LLC. Prior to BOSS, Mr. Brailer was Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Affairs at WESCO International where he established and managed the investor relations function following WESCO’s initial public offering (IPO). Additionally, he held roles including Treasurer, Corporate Secretary, Legal, Corporate Communications and Real Estate. Evoqua completed its IPO on November 2.
Mr. Brailer started his career at Mellon Bank where he was Senior Vice President and Group Head. He holds a BS in Marketing and an MBA from West Virginia University.
About Evoqua Water Technologies
Evoqua Water Technologies is a leading provider of mission critical water and wastewater treatment solutions, offering a broad portfolio of products, services and expertise to support industrial, municipal and recreational customers who value water. Evoqua has worked to protect water, the environment and its employees for more than 100 years, earning a reputation for quality, safety and reliability around the world. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the company operates in more than 150 locations across nine countries. Serving more than 38,000 customers and 200,000 installations worldwide, our employees are united by a common purpose: Transforming Water. Enriching Life®.
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