Sharing news of the appointment, Swagelok said Cavoli will continue to serve as Chief Operating Officer whilst holding his new President role.
The appointment was made by Thomas Lozick, Chairman and CEO, and ratified by the privately held manufacturer’s board of directors at its May meeting.
Commenting on the news, Lozick, said, “Over the past 18 months I have watched our associates rise to meet the challenge of a global pandemic. They worked tirelessly to keep each other safe and healthy and maintain flow of product and services to our customers.”
“This outcome would not have been possible without Jim’s leadership and the excellent work of our entire management team.”
As President and Chief Operating Officer, Cavoli will be responsible for leading global business operations, including manufacturing, continuous improvement and quality, customer service, engineering, supply chain, marketing, and sales support.
He was also lead execution of the corporate strategic planning process.
Cavoli joined Swagelok in 2010 as its director of strategic alliances. Prior to being named Chief Operating Officer, he held a variety of executive leadership roles in the company, including chief financial officer and vice-president, distributor support services.