DWFritz Automation Inc., a leading provider of high-precision automation solutions for advanced manufacturing, today announced that it appointed Mukesh Dulani to the position of President, effective January 16, 2017. Dulani brings more than 16 years of leadership experience within the high tech manufacturing and engineering industry. As president, he will build on the strength of DWFritz’s metrology, inspection, and precision assembly capabilities to grow medical and automotive manufacturing.
“Mukesh’s vast talent and solid leadership experience will help us continue to solve our customers’ toughest challenges for medical and automotive manufacturing,” said Mike Fritz, CEO of DWFritz Automation. “Mukesh is an inspiring, motivating, and intelligent leader that shares our Core Values. His vision to expand our metrology, inspection, and precision assembly capabilities means our customers can be assured that their most challenging manufacturing problems will be resolved by the finest methods and minds in the industry.”
Dulani joins DWFritz from SolarWorld Americas in Hillsboro, Oregan. where he was president for the last three years. He was directly responsible for sales, marketing, product management, business development, human resources, operations, IT, finance, government affairs, and strategy which included nine direct reports and over 800 employees. He successfully accelerated record-breaking sales growth and profitability while working with operations to reduce costs each year from 2013 through 2015. One of his most recent accolades was in 2015, when he was honored as “Energy CEO of the Year” in Oregon by the Portland Business Journal in recognition of his role in turning around their U.S. operations.
Dulani will help DWFritz continue to create brilliant advanced manufacturing solutions for an expanding customer base and growing international operations.
DWFritz Automation, based in Wilsonville, Oregon, USA, is a leading, global provider of high-precision automation solutions for advanced high-volume manufacturing. The Company develops, designs, builds and supports engineered-to-order automation systems specializing in various types of inspections: 2D, 3D, surface defect, and medical packaging that enable customers to control product quality. The Company also engineers high-precision assembly equipment that solves manufacturing problems using intelligent motion control, vision, and robotics.
For more information: www.DWFritz.com