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For more than 147 years people around the world have looked upon Ingersoll Rand as a company committed to integrity, our customers and our world. We are steadfast in our commitment to integrity — in all of our business practices. We are committed to our customers, their satisfaction, and to the communities in which we live and work.
Other Senior Leaders:
Vice President - Tax*
Larry Kurland joined Ingersoll Rand in June 2006, as vice president – tax. Larry has the responsibility for all aspects of tax and the global tax organization, and serves as a key member of the corporate finance team.
Prior to Ingersoll Rand, Larry worked at AT&T Corp. for 15 years, where he was vice president – taxes and tax counsel. Before joining AT&T, Larry spent 7 years practicing tax law, including 5 years with the firm of Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom, where he was responsible for the tax aspects of a variety of complex transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures, financings, reorganizations, spin-offs and recapitalizations.
Larry received a bachelor of arts degree from Franklin & Marshall College in 1979. He also received a J.D. degree from George Washington University and a Masters in Tax Law (L.L.M.) from Georgetown University.
Vice President - Secretary*
Evan Turtz was elected secretary of Ingersoll Rand in October 2013. He also serves as the company’s vice president and deputy general counsel for the Industrial Segment. Prior to being appointed deputy general counsel in 2008, Evan was assistant general counsel for the company.
Evan joined Ingersoll Rand in 2004. Before joining Ingersoll Rand, he was an attorney at the law firm, McCarter & English, LLP in Newark, NJ.
Evan received a bachelor of science degree from University of Massachusetts at Amherst (1990), and a government certificate from the London School of Economics and Political Science (1989). He also earned a juris doctor degree from Washington University School of Law (St. Louis, 1993).
Vice President and Chief Accounting Officer*
Chris Kuehn joined Ingersoll Rand in June 2015, as vice president and chief accounting officer. Chris serves as the company’s principal accounting officer and is responsible for strategic leadership and oversight of financial reporting, operational finance and technical accounting at Ingersoll Rand.
Chris joins Ingersoll Rand from Whirlpool Corporation where he served for three years as vice president, corporate controller and chief accounting officer. Prior to Whirlpool, Chris spent six years at SPX Corporation, most recently serving as chief financial officer for the thermal equipment and services segment of SPX. He was at PricewaterhouseCoopers for 12 years before SPX Corporation serving in financial leadership positions.
Chris holds an MBA from University of Rochester and a bachelor's degree in accounting from State University of New York College at Geneseo. Chris is a certified public accountant.
* Elected officers of Ingersoll-Rand plc.
Kirk E. Arnold,
Former Chief Executive Officer, Data Intensity
Ann C. Berzin,
Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Financial Guaranty Insurance Company
Former EU Commission Head of Delegation to the United States and Former Prime Minister of Ireland
Jared L. Cohon,
President Emeritus of Carnegie Mellon University
Gary D. Forsee,
Retired Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Sprint Nextel Corporation and Former President of the University of Missouri System
Linda P. Hudson,
Founder, Chairman and CEO of The Cardea Group and former president and CEO of BAE Systems, Inc.
Michael W. Lamach,
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company
Former Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of CRH plc
Karen B. Peetz,
Former President of BNY Mellon
John P. Surma,
Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, United States Steel
Richard J. Swift,
Retired Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Foster Wheeler Ltd. and Former Chairman of Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council
Tony L. White,
Retired Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Applied Biosystems Inc.
J.P. Surma, Chair; A.C. Berzin, J. Bruton, M.P. Lee, K.B. Peetz, R.J. Swift
A.C. Berzin, Chair; J. Bruton, M.P. Lee, K.B. Peetz, J.P. Surma, R.J. Swift
T.L. White, Chair; K.E. Arnold, J.L. Cohon, G.D. Forsee, L.P. Hudson
Corporate Governance & Nominating
G.D. Forsee, Chair; K.E. Arnold, J.L. Cohon, L.P. Hudson, T.L. White
M.W. Lamach, Chair; A.C. Berzin, G.D. Forsee, J.P. Surma, R.J. Swift, T.L. White
Technology and Innovation
J.L. Cohon, Chair; K.E. Arnold, J. Bruton, G.D. Forsee, L.P. Hudson, R.J. Swift, T.L. White