Patrick Williams, Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager

Thursday, January 4, 2018

AMETEK Solidstate Controls Welcomes Patrick Williams As Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager

Columbus, Ohio, Jan. 4, 2018 — AMETEK Solidstate Controls today announced that Patrick Williams, previously a Division Vice President at AMETEK MicroPoise Measurement Systems, has become Division Vice President and Business Unit Manager of Solidstate Controls. In his new role, Williams will have responsibility for leading the growth and productivity of five power-related AMETEK businesses and for achieving successful revenue growth globally.

The businesses under William's leadership are:
  • AMETEK Powervar
  • AMETEK Power Instruments
  • AMETEK Prestolite Power
  • AMETEK Solidstate Controls and HDR
"AMETEK Solidstate Controls is pleased to welcome back Patrick to where we know his leadership and vision will help bring success and growth," says George Ardolino, Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK Power Systems and Instruments. "His career-long dedication to AMETEK, along with his extensive business experience and vast industry knowledge, will help these AMETEK businesses achieve their goals as we move through 2018."

Williams has more than eleven years' experience at various AMETEK businesses. He has previously led business units and gained invaluable knowledge of multiple industries and the inner workings of AMETEK as a company. His focus at AMETEK Solidstate Controls will be on growing each of its business units internationally and in entering new vertical markets.

"I am pleased to return to this AMETEK division, because it's where I began my career path at AMETEK. I look forward to working with the teams at each of AMETEK Solidstate Controls' businesses," says Mr. Williams. "We see the global power market continuing to rise for the foreseeable future. This sector of AMETEK is ready to lead in technological advances and to increase market share."

About AMETEK Solidstate Controls
SCI is a recognized leader in highly customized inverters and UPS systems for critical processes involving harsh environments such as power generation and petrochemical processing (including fossil fuel and nuclear power utilities).

SCI has administrative and manufacturing operations at its world headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. It is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4 billion.