With his added leadership, we will be well-positioned to increase our competitiveness while driving the next phase of our growth.
ROANOKE, Va. (PRWEB) May 12, 2017
Anoop Nanda, a leader in growing global manufacturers, has been named president of Virginia Transformer Corp., the nation’s second-largest provider of custom-engineered power electrical transformers.
The appointment of Nanda as president completes a six-month nationwide search conducted by the board of directors as part of the company’s executive management succession plan. Long-time leader Prabhat Jain will continue to serve as CEO.
“I am excited to welcome Anoop to our team,” Jain said. “He comes to us with a proven track record of adapting to new business environments and driving above-market performance. With his added leadership, we will be well-positioned to increase our competitiveness while driving the next phase of our growth.”
Nanda comes to VTC from PTC Alliance Holdings, a leading manufacturer of engineered welded and steel tubing solutions for on and off highway applications, where he served as chief commercial officer driving business development. Prior to PTC, Nanda served for more than 20 years in the electrical industry with roles of increasing responsibility at Danaher Corp. and Eaton Corp. As vice president and general manager of Eaton’s electrical sector in Australia, he led improvements in financial performance and business development to grow in strategic sectors.
He holds a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the Missouri School of Science and Technology (Rolla) and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business with concentrations in strategy, finance and marketing. He earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical and electronics engineering from Anna University in Chennai, India. He has also completed executive programs at Harvard Business School and is internationally published.
ABOUT VIRGINIA TRANSFORMER
Virginia Transformer Corp., along with Georgia Transformer, is the nation’s second-largest provider of custom-engineered power electrical transformers for utility, renewable energy, industrial, mining, oil and gas, commercial, institutional, specialty and export markets in power ranges from 500 kVA to 500 MVA. Virginia Transformer produces one of the broadest ranges of small and medium power transformers available from a single source. With transformers in 40 countries, Virginia Transformer has facilities and offices in Virginia, Idaho, Mexico and India. For more information, please visit http://www.vatransformer.com. To learn more about Georgia Transformer, please visit http://www.gatransformer.com.