Marc-André Aubé named pres/COO of Walter Surface Technologies
February 8, 2017
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Feb. 8, 2017 – Marc-André Aubé will be joining Walter Surface Technologies as its president and chief operating officer (COO).
As a trained engineer holding an MBA and a CFA, Aubé’s professional background features experience in various sectors, such as chemical products (Nalco Canada), oil (Petro-Canada) and finance (Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec, Scotia Capital). He most recently served as the president and COO of GardaWorld Protective Services, where his main responsibilities included driving the company’s annual growth, and ensuring “superior-quality” service and operational excellence within a team of 26,000 Canadian security professionals.
“Aubé’s appointment at the helm of Walter Surface Technologies will enable us to shore up our managerial processes and keep contributing to our customers’ success,” said Pierre Somers, chairman of the board and CEO. “We are very proud of this latest addition to our team.”
Founded more than 60 years ago, Walter Surface Technologies is a Canadian supplier within the metal surface treatment industry.