APPLE VALLEY, Minn. — Uponor has named Bill Gray president of Uponor North America. He is also a member of the Uponor Group executive committee.

Gray previously served as vice president for Uponor North America Sales since June 2011, where he was responsible for the leadership of all Uponor North American sales efforts in the United States and Canada. Prior to that, he was general manager for Uponor Ltd. in Canada for three years where he oversaw all Canadian operations, including sales, marketing, demand management, and technical and customer service.

“After an extensive search internally and externally, we determined Bill’s skill set and experience in sales, marketing, and existing relationships with our customers makes him the most qualified candidate,” said Jyri Luomakoski, Uponor president and CEO. “We strongly believe his leadership and knowledge of our systems, products, markets, and emerging opportunities will continue to build upon Uponor’s growth and momentum in North America.”

Gray is a veteran of the HVAC and industrial supply industries with more than 17 years of sales and marketing experience.

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Publication date: 02/20/2012