PPG Appoints Navikas as Senior Vice President,
Finance, and Chief Financial Officer
June 14, 2011
Industries announced that David B. Navikas, vice president and
controller, has been appointed senior vice president, finance,
and chief financial officer, reporting to chairman and chief
executive officer Charles E. Bunch. Navikas succeeds Robert
J. Dellinger, who announced his resignation for personal health-related
reasons as of June 30.
"David brings to this role broad financial expertise and
extended involvement in our strategic planning process, as well
as an extensive and detailed understanding of PPG's global businesses,"
Bunch said. Navikas will be nominated to become a member of
PPG's executive committee.
Navikas, age 60, has served as controller since joining PPG
in November 1995, and he was appointed vice president and controller
in March 2000. Prior to joining PPG, Navikas had 22 years of
experience with Deloitte & Touche, including 13 years as
a partner. He earned a bachelor's degree in business from Purdue
University and a master's in accounting from Syracuse University.
Regarding Dellinger's resignation, Bunch said, "I want
to personally thank Bob for his leadership and contribution
to PPG's continued success during his tenure."
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