News Tagged with "Management"

July 22, 2016

Westport Fuel Systems Announces New CEO

Nancy Gougarty to lead global alternative fuel company

The Westport Fuel Systems Inc. Board of Directors is delighted to announce the appointment of Nancy S. Gougarty as CEO effective immediately. David R. Demers, Westport's current CEO, is retiring from the company but will be available to the leadership team in an advisory role through a transition period.

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February 23, 2016

Westport Files Management Information Circular for Fuel Systems Transaction and Sets Date for Special Meeting of Shareholders

Compelling Combination To Bring a Broader Global Reach, Enhanced Technological Expertise, and Provide Significant Value to Westport Shareholders

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October 6, 2014

Cummins Westport Appoints Rob Neitzke as President Effective January 2015

Cummins Westport Inc. (CWI) today announced that Rob Neitzke, currently General Manager of the Construction Segment of Cummins off-highway engine business, has been appointed as President of CWI effective January 1, 2015.

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June 5, 2014

Westport Appoints Ashoka Achuthan as Chief Financial Officer

Bill Larkin Appointed to Vice President, Corporate Development

Westport announces that Ashoka Achuthan has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Westport. Bill Larkin has been appointed to Vice President, Corporate Development, focusing on strategic initiatives and investments, and development agreements that will contribute to Westport’s financial growth.

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June 3, 2014

Westport Announces Yang Guang as President, Asia Pacific

Westport announces the appointment of Yang Guang to the position of President, Asia Pacific.

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December 18, 2013

Cummins Westport Appoints Gordon Exel as President

Gordon Exel, Westport Vice President, Sales and Marketing, has been appointed as President of Cummins Westport effective January 1, 2014 for the final year of Westport's three year term to nominate the President.

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September 16, 2013

Westport Announces Thomas Rippon as Vice President, Mining and Rail

Global OEM Expertise Supports Growth Opportunities for Key Off-Road Products

According to industry statistics and Westport analysis, global heavy off-road applications use more than 24 billion gallons of diesel each year, creating an attractive opportunity for significant cost savings and reduced emissions by using natural gas.

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July 26, 2013

Westport Appoints Nancy Gougarty as President & COO

Experience and Leadership in the Automotive Sector Provides Key Direction in Westport's Move From Research & Development Mode to International Product Delivery

Westport announced today that Nancy Gougarty has been appointed President and Chief Operating Officer of Westport after resigning her position on the company’s Board of Directors. The change in roles for Nancy is part of Westport’s progression from research and development into an organization focussed on the global commercialization of a wide range of products.

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April 12, 2013

Westport Publishes Annual Shareholder Meeting Results

Westport shareholders have approved all resolutions presented at its Annual and Special Meeting held on April 11, 2013.

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February 11, 2013

Westport Strengthens Board of Directors with Appointment of Nancy Gougarty and Expands Industry Knowledge Base with Formation of Advisory Board

Westport announced that Ms. Nancy Gougarty has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective February 8, 2013, increasing the number of directors from nine to 10. To increase Westport's depth and breadth of industry experience, outside of the Board of Directors' core scope of responsibilities, an Advisory Board has been created.

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News Releases

June 27

Cummins Westport Introduces Natural Gas Playbook Website

Featuring Information on Evaluating and Operating Natural Gas Vehicles

June 23

Westport Fuel Systems Announces New Director Nominee for the Upcoming Annual General Meeting

Longstanding director to retire as previously indicated

June 9

Suzuki Italy Chooses BRC LPG Systems to Expand Alternative Fuel Product Offering

Longstanding partnership provides bi-fuel LPG options to growing market

June 5

GHG Reduction Benefits of Natural Gas for Transportation Confirmed by New NGVA Europe Study

Westport Fuel Systems Next-Generation Natural Gas Engine and Vehicle Technologies Validated as a Key Solution for De-carbonizing the Transport Sector

June 1

Westport Fuel Systems Closes the Second Divestiture Action of the Industrial Group for $17.5 Million USD

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. today announced the closing of the sale of assets related to its Impco Industrial Mobile and Stationary Equipment business for a total of $17.5 million US dollars.