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Leadership Change at WernerCo

Dec 02, 2019

Itasca, IL, December 2, 2019 - The Advisory Board of Werner International Holding S.à.r l. would like to inform about the latest organizational developments at WernerCo. Jim Caudill, President and Chief Executive Officer of WernerCo, has handed over his leadership responsibilities to Lee Boyce (CFO) who is taking on the leadership on behalf of the executive team on an interim basis, effective immediately. The search for a new CEO is well advanced and a process is in place to ensure a smooth and orderly transition of leadership.

Martin Bertinchamp, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Werner International Holding Sarl, comments: “We thank Jim for his efforts and want to wish him all the best in his future endeavors. Lee will take over Jim´s responsibilities on behalf of the executive team on an interim basis until the ongoing CEO search is finished. We look forward to fostering the growth of WernerCo to become a truly global leader for access equipment, storage solutions and safety equipment. Safety, innovation and quality remain the core pillars of our strategy.”

WernerCo’s long history of industry-leading products stem from a group of global pioneering brands, including Werner, KNAACK®, WEATHER GUARD®, ZARGES®, Youngman®, BoSS®, Centaure, Duarib, Haemmerlin and Bailey.

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ABOUT WERNERCO

WernerCo is a privately owned, fully-integrated, international manufacturer and distributor of access products, fall protection equipment, secure storage systems and light duty construction equipment. WernerCo’s business model and growth is defined by innovation and continuous improvement of the products, processes and services they deliver. WernerCo products are Trusted Everywhere Work Gets Done™! For a full list of industry leading global brands, visit www.wernerworldwide.com.

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