Kennametal names William M. Lambert as Chairman of the Board
This change is in line with the Company's overall corporate governance and succession planning process. The underlying composition of the Board is unaffected, and Stranghoener will remain on the Board of Directors and serve on its Audit Committee.
"Bill has been a valuable member of our board of directors since 2016 and is perfectly suited to step into the role of Chairman," said Stranghoener. "His extensive experience in global manufacturing, business strategy, product development and finance will serve the company well as we continue to advance our growth and innovation strategy to drive above market growth and margin expansion and deliver for our shareholders."
Lambert has been a director on MSA's Board since 2007, holding the Chairman position from
Lambert previously served on the Board of Directors of EQT Corporation, a natural gas producer, from
He holds a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from
With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace and defense, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 8,700 employees are helping customers in nearly 100 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated $2.1 billion in revenues in fiscal 2023. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: X (formerly Twitter), Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube.
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