West Chester, Ohio – August 16, 2021 – E Technologies Group, one of the largest industrial automation firms in the United States, announced today that Alan Maxwell has been promoted to Vice President of General Industries.
In this new role, Maxwell will be responsible for the coordination and growth of E Technologies Group’s general process industries, including Life Sciences, Food & Beverage, and Consumer Packaged Goods. These business units support clients such as Procter & Gamble, ConAgra, Pfizer, Danone and others. Maxwell will lead efforts to consolidate teams from multiple E Tech Group brands into one cohesive team that executes turnkey machine control, process automation, and IT/OT projects for clients.
Maxwell has spent 15 years with E Technologies Group, and has over 30 years’ experience in automation, beginning in the Water/Wastewater industry and including instrumentation and automation sales before working in life sciences group at Jacobs Engineering.
“Alan has been instrumental in growing our business and expanding our team of talented associates” said Fred Fontaine, President of Strategic Industries. “Alan’s expertise, his leadership and his drive for engineering excellence make him an outstanding choice to lead our general industries line of business into the future.”
Maxwell’s promotion is a part of strategic changes driven by E Tech Group’s rapid growth. A more agile structure allows the company to better respond to industry and client needs, while creating additional advancement opportunities for associates.
“I’m excited about the opportunity to bring all of these groups together and build synergy,” Maxwell said. We have the opportunity to use these cross-functional teams in a way to grow. There are over 60 engineers in this General Industries group, with a lot of opportunity to grow the team and expand our business within and beyond our existing clients. We’re expanding the business in Longview, TX to serve more Food & Beverage and Consumer Packaged Good clients in need of process and machine control solutions. With this new structure, we’re definitely set up for success.”
About E Technologies Group
Founded in 1993, E Technologies Group, Inc. is one of the largest independent industrial automation system integrators in North America, with 15 U.S. offices and combined staff of nearly 400 specializing in industrial automation, information systems, Business Intelligence (BI), machine safety, machine and process modeling, and simulation utilizing current and emerging technologies. Our suite of capabilities uniquely positions E Technologies Group to deliver comprehensive end-to-end solutions for our clients. Acquired in January 2018 by Falfurrias Capital Partners (FCP), a Charlotte-based private equity firm, E Technologies Group’s family of brands includes three additional leading U.S. industrial engineering companies: Glenmount Global Solutions, Superior Controls and Banks Integration Group. E Technologies Group companies provide clients with unparalleled access to the world’s top engineering resources with deep domain expertise in the Life Sciences, Mission Critical, Metals, Consumer Products, Food & Beverage and Parcel Industries. Client satisfaction and project success earned the company placement in Control Engineering Magazine’s System Integrator Hall of Fame. To learn more, visit, E Technologies Group website, LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.