THE WOODLANDS, Texas—SI Group has named Terry Walsh as the company's next senior vice president of operations.
Walsh, who took the position May 8, brings three decades of global operations management to the post.
"Terry brings an energetic leadership style paired with deep experience and an unwavering commitment to safety and compliance. We're thrilled to welcome him to our executive leadership team," said David Bradley, president and CEO of SI Group. "With Terry's leadership, I am confident that our operations organization will deliver long-term, sustainable value for our company and stakeholders."
Walsh has experience in lean manufacturing, process improvement and supply chain planning. He will be charged with oversight of SI Group's manufacturing and engineering operations globally.
He previously worked for Wilsonart and has led manufacturing operations at Danaher Corp., Henkel, Novartis and Merck.
"SI Group's corporate values, focus on sustainability, strong leadership team and relentless drive for innovation drew me to the organization," Walsh said. "The company's cultural transformation and growth initiatives are exciting to be part of.
"I look forward to my role in helping SI Group realize its vision to become the global performance additives powerhouse by leading best-in-industry global engineering and manufacturing teams."
SI Group, which works in performance additive and process solutions for the plastics, rubber and adhesive and pharmaceutical industries, has 2,000 employees across 20 facilities on three continents.