PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y. (December 4, 2017)—Bob Gilligan, former CEO of GE Industrial Solutions, joined Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare as the new CEO today.
Harvey Diamond has assumed the role of Vice Chairman for Drive DeVilbiss Healthcare. In his new role, Diamond will serve as a senior advisor to the company and as a voice to customers, vendors and investors. He will continue to serve as a member of the Board of Directors.
Gilligan brings with him over 30 years of experience in both manufacturing and service businesses, and industry experience, including health care, technology, heavy industrial and electric utilities. In Gilligan’s last role, as CEO of GE Industrial Solutions, he successfully led the transformation of this $3.6 billion global business through his keen focus on operations, change leadership and communication skills.
Mr. Gilligan stated, “I’m excited to be joining the Drive DeVilbiss team and look forward to continuing to outpace industry growth rates by over delivering for our customers. I’m excited to work with Harvey Diamond in the coming months as I transition into the role of CEO, benefiting from his years of experience in the industry. This is a great business with a very bright future for our customers, employees and shareholders.”
A clear and decisive leader, Gilligan is known for building and leading teams around a clear strategy, developing talent and delivering results. He is a graduate of Bucknell University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an MBA from the University of Pennsylvania Wharton School. He is currently a member of the Board of Trustees for Bucknell University.
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