Former CEO of AMETEK
Frank Hermance is the former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AMETEK, Inc. He was also Executive Chairman of the Board of AMETEK from May 2016 to July 2017. Mr. Hermance had 27 years of service with AMETEK, joining the company as Group Vice President in 1990. He was elected President of the Electronic Instruments Group in 1994, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in 1996, President and Chief Operating Officer in 1996, President and Chief Executive Officer in 1999, and Chairman in 2001.
Prior to AMETEK, Mr. Hermance held senior management positions at Tektronix, Inc. and Taylor Instruments. He was a Director of IDEX Corporation from 2004 to 2012, Director of CTB International Corp. from 1997 to 2002, Director of Portland Community College from 1987 to 1990, and Director of Sony Tektronix from 1987 to1989.
Mr. Hermance is a Director of UGI Corporation and UGI Utilities, Inc. and serves as a Director of the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies. He is also a member of the Board of Trustees for the Manufacturers’ Alliance for Productivity and Innovation. Mr. Hermance serves as Vice Chairman of the World Affairs Council of Philadelphia and previously served on the Board of Trustees at the Rochester Institute of Technology from 2009 to 2016.
Mr. Hermance earned a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Rochester Institute of Technology.