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Westinghouse Electric Names Several Executive Positions

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Westinghouse Electric Co. announced Danny Roderick as president and CEO of Toshiba Corp.’s Energy Systems and Solutions Company in addition to his role as Chairman of the Board of Westinghouse Electric.

Also effective June 22, José Emeterio Gutiérrez has been named acting president and CEO, while David Precht was named acting senior vice president, Nuclear Fuel and Components Manufacturing.

Gutiérrez joined Westinghouse in 2008 and was recently senior vice president, Nuclear Fuel and Components Manufacturing, which he assumed in April 2012. Prior to that, he was managing director and vice president for Southern Europe in Westinghouse’s Europe, Middle East and Africa region. David Precht previously served as vice president of Columbia Fuel Operations in South Carolina since 2014.

Both men will hold their positions until a permanent successor is named.

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