Global water technology leader Xylem announces the appointment of Mark Morelli to the company’s board of directors. Morelli currently serves as president and CEO of Vontier Corporation, the three-billion-dollar global industrial technology company focused on smarter mobility. He brings nearly two decades of experience leading industrial and technology corporations through transformative growth and innovation. Previously, he served as president and CEO of Columbus McKinnon, COO of Brooks Automation, CEO of alternative energy company Energy Conversion Devices, and as a president of United Technologies.

“It’s our pleasure to welcome Mark to the board of directors,” says Robert Friel, chair of Xylem’s board. “Mark’s deep leadership experience and global perspective, together with his extensive background in industrial technology and innovation, will be invaluable in guiding Xylem’s strategy to accelerate the digital transformation of water. We look forward to working together to grow the company and create value for our shareholders.”

Patrick Decker, Xylem’s president and CEO adds, “Mark brings rich experience leading companies at the forefront of smart and sustainable solutions, shaping high-performance teams, and advancing diversity, equity and inclusion in the workplace.”