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Marcel Hill Named VP / Business Unit Manager of AMETEK Power Quality Solutions

Friday, January 27, 2023

AMETEK Power Quality Solutions Welcomes Marcel Hill as the New Vice President / Business Unit Manager

WAUKEGAN, IL, January 27, 2023AMETEK Power Quality Solutions is pleased to welcome Marcel Hill as the new Vice President / Business Unit Manager for AMETEK Power Quality Solutions (PQS), within which Powervar, SurgeX, and ESP serve as the core supporting brands. In his new role, Marcel will provide leadership and guidance for the continued strategic growth of each of the brands under the AMETEK PQS umbrella.

With a distinguished career spanning over two decades of leadership, Marcel excels at meeting customer needs through employee advocacy, product innovation, and developing high performance teams. He brings years of expertise acquired through a diverse career serving technically driven industries in the medical and quality assurance market sectors. Prior to joining AMETEK PQS, as Global General Manager for Australian Lab Services, Marcel led a global team with 19 locations to deliver organic growth through product and commercial innovation. He also worked at Abbott Laboratories for 12 years, holding numerous leadership positions with his last position serving as Device Operations Manager, where he managed domestic manufacturing operations.

“In my short tenure with AMETEK PQS, I am impressed with the strong work ethic of the staff and how quickly the team adapts to customer demand in lieu of the global economic and supply chain challenges in the current business environment. I look forward to working with the AMETEK PQS team to overcome such challenges and to outperform in fulfilling customer needs and requirements in 2023” commented Marcel Hill, Vice President / Business Unit Manager for AMETEK PQS. “Each of the AMETEK PQS brands have long and proven histories of meeting niche customer requirements, and the pride of serving those customers is at the forefront for our team. I am excited to join this fast-paced and dynamic team and I look forward to getting to know each and every AMETEK PQS employee.”

“Marcel is an energetic leader with unparalleled experience within industrial, medical, and technology companies,” said Patrick Williams, Division Vice President AMETEK PQS Division. “His expertise and knowledge in operations management, business development, and industrial engineering will help AMTEK PQS continually evolve and grow to continue being a highly-regarded power quality solutions provider. His employee-first minded-approach towards continuous improvement as a path to enhanced profitability and sustainability will be of great benefit to all three of the AMETEK PQS brands. We look forward to his leadership and vision for the company as we move forward in this ever-changing economic world.”

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About AMETEK Powervar

AMETEK Powervar is a global provider of power quality solutions. It is headquartered in Waukegan, IL, and has international sales and service offices in the United Kingdom, Canada, Germany, Italy, Asia, and Mexico. Its primary products include transformer-based power conditioners and uninterruptible power supplies (UPS) that support a plethora of diverse vertical markets. For more information, visit AMETEK Powervar social: LinkedIn.

AMETEK, Inc. is a leading global provider of high-tech industrial solutions serving a diverse set of attractive niche markets with annual sales over $6.0 billion.