18 April 2019 | News
JBT Corporation (JBT), a leading global technology solutions provider to high-value segments of the food & beverage industry has increased the size of its Board of Directors to nine members and elected Barbara L. Brasier and Emmanuel Lagarrigue to the Board effective April 15, 2019.
Barbara L. Brasier is an operationally oriented former public company Chief Financial Officer, with expertise managing complex M&A and financial transactions, deep knowledge of the global food industry, and experience leading ERP implementations. She is the former Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Herc Holdings, Inc., a $2.0 billionequipment rental company (formerly Hertz Global Holdings). She also has served as a senior finance executive with the food industry companies Mondelez and Kraft, and industrial companies Ingersoll Rand and MeadWestvaco.
Emmanuel Lagarrigue brings extensive experience in automation and its application across the industrial and technology sectors. He is the Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer at Schneider Electric, a $29 billionglobal specialist in energy management and automation. Previously, he served as President of its $4.5 billion U.S. business. Emmanuel is the architect of Schneider's growth agenda and M&A strategy. He has lived and worked in Europe, Asia, South America, and the U.S., and is fluent in English, French, and Spanish.
As previously announced, Edward (Ted) L. Doheny II will not stand for re-election upon expiration of his term in May 2019, following his assumption of the position of President and CEO of Sealed Air Corporation in 2018.