Ms. Kristen Actis-Grande has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of the Company in August 2020. Prior to joining the Company, over the past seventeen years, Ms. Actis-Grande held various positions of increasing responsibility in the finance area at Ingersoll-Rand plc and Ingersoll Rand Inc. (NYSE: IR; formerly known as Gardner Denver Holdings, Inc. and following Gardner Denver's acquisition of Ingersoll-Rand plc's Industrial segment on Feb 29, 2020). Most recently, from June 2020 through August 2020, Ms. Actis-Grande served as Vice President of Investor Relations and Financial Planning & Analysis at Ingersoll Rand Inc. From February 2020 to June 2020, Ms. Actis-Grande served as the Vice President of Finance, Industrial Technologies and Services EMEIA at Ingersoll Rand Inc. From August 2018 to February 2020, Ms. Actis-Grande served as the Vice President of Finance, Compression Technologies and Services at Ingersoll-Rand plc. From May 2016 to August 2018, Ms. Actis-Grande served as Vice President of Finance, Residential HVAC and Supply at Ingersoll-Rand plc. From April 2014 to May 2016, Ms. Actis-Grande served as a Director of Selling Finance and Business Initiatives, Residential HVAC and Supply at Ingersoll-Rand plc.
Ms. Actis-Grande holds a Master's of Business Administration from Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and a Bachelor's of Science in finance from Lehigh University College of Business and Economics.