Don Bullock to retire
DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–lt;a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/eatonleaders?src=hash” target=”_blank”gt;#eatonleaderslt;/agt;–Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) today announced that Yan Jin
has been named senior vice president, Investor Relations. He succeeds
Don Bullock, who announced he will retire on April 15, 2019. In this
role, Jin will report to Rick Fearon, vice chairman and chief financial
and planning officer, Eaton.
“I am pleased to have Yan step into this important leadership role for
our company,” said Fearon. “His extensive knowledge of our businesses
and markets, and his international experience, uniquely positions him to
lead our Investor Relations function.”
Jin joined Eaton in 2001 as a financial analyst for the Fluid Power
business in Cleveland, Ohio. During his time with the company, he’s
served as the plant controller for the hydraulics manufacturing facility
in Jining, China; the regional finance controller for Hydraulics in
Greater China; regional finance controller, Hydraulics Business in
Asia-Pacific; vice president, Finance, Asia-Pacific; and most recently
as vice president, Investor Relations. Prior to joining Eaton, Jin
worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers in auditing.
Jin holds a bachelor’s degree in economics from The Capital University
of Economics and Business in Beijing, China, and a master’s degree in
business administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison. He
is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
and holds the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation.
Over the next few months, Bullock and Jin will be working to ensure a
smooth leadership transition.
“I’d like to extend a sincere thank you to Don for his 21 years of
service to Eaton and his 8 years leading our Investor Relations
efforts,” said Fearon. “He’s done an outstanding job communicating our
strategy to the investment community and managing relationships with
Eaton is a power management company with 2018 sales of $21.6 billion. We
provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively
manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently,
safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of
life and the environment through the use of power management
technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 99,000 employees and
sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more
information, visit Eaton.com.
Kelly Jasko, 440-523-5304