David Cox Appointed Avtron Power Solutions CEO

Cleveland, Ohio, October 23, 2023Avtron Power Solutions, LLC. (“Avtron” or the “Company”), the market leader in load bank solutions for mission-critical applications in the datacenter, utility, rental, and engine generator dealer (EGD) markets, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed David Cox, who has served as interim Chief Executive Officer since early July, as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.  

Regarding Mr. Cox’s appointment, the Board issued the following statement:

“Since his appointment as interim Chief Executive Officer in July, David Cox has demonstrated that he is the right person to lead Avtron during this important period of growth. Under Mr. Cox’s tenure as interim CEO, Avtron has expanded its leadership team, implemented world-class operating processes, completed its carve out from Schneider Electric, and dramatically increased its manufacturing capacity to better serve its customers. His deep experience driving major operational improvement efforts for manufacturing businesses combined with his customer-centric approach gives him the unique skillset required to successfully lead Avtron through this next chapter of transformative growth. We look forward to continuing to work closely with David as he executes Avtron’s strategy of providing a step-change in customer and employee experience while continuing to provide market-leading electrical testing solutions to the datacenter, utility, rental, and EGD markets.”

About David Cox

Most Recently, Mr. Cox was a manufacturing operating partner with Hidden Harbor Capital Partners, a private equity firm that helps create business success stories by building teams focused on execution.

Prior to joining Hidden Harbor, Mr. Cox served as the GM of Operations for Armacell, a $750M privately held manufacturer of component foams and tubing. Over the course of his 35 year career, Mr. Cox has also served as VP of Operations for Heil Trailer, a $350M manufacturer of trailer chassis and tanks, Plant Manager for Armacell’s Conover, NC facility, and worked in a variety of other capacities across manufacturing operations. Mr. Cox is a practitioner of lean manufacturing and a Six Sigma Green Belt.

About Avtron Power Solutions

Avtron Power Solutions, formerly ASCO Load Bank, is the global leader in load bank and test solutions, including the Avtron and Froment product lines, the SIGMA control platform, and related services offerings, with operations in North America and the UK.

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Rob Trefz – rob.trefz@avtronpower.com

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