Fortune Brands Home & Security, Inc., an industry-leading home and security products company, has named Brett E. Finley as president of its Therma-Tru business unit. He assumes the role effective Feb. 15, 2016 and will report to Christopher Klein, chief executive officer, Fortune Brands.
Finley brings a wealth of global manufacturing and business unit experience spanning a 25-year career at IDEX Corporation and Ingersoll-Rand Company. He has established himself as a proven global general management executive with a track record of growing businesses, expanding company portfolios, leveraging brands and driving sales and operating performance across consumer and commercial businesses.
“Brett Finley’s impressive background, demonstrated successes and engaging management style align well with our business strategies and culture. The addition of Brett to our leadership team reflects the growth opportunities that lay ahead as well as the strength of our business,” said Klein. “I’m excited to welcome Brett to our Therma-Tru business that is well positioned to continue its sales and profit growth trends and to Fortune Brands where we remain focused on leveraging our structural competitive advantages to deliver profitable growth.”
Finley served in a number of senior leadership roles at IDEX Corporation beginning in 2008. Most recently he was president, Fluid Metering Technologies Segment and IDEX senior vice president and corporate officer, while dually serving as president, Asia. Finley began his career at Ingersoll-Rand Company in 1990 and held a number of engineering, supply chain and general manager roles across various business units through 2007.