CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- NN, Inc. (NASDAQ: NNBR), a diversified industrial company, today named Mike Felcher as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer effective July 1, 2021. Mr. Felcher will be assuming the CFO role from Tom DeByle, who will be retiring from his current role but will remain with the Company until June 30, 2021, to ensure a smooth transition.
"We want to thank Tom for his significant contributions to the transformation of NN and wish him well in retirement. In just two short years, he helped us through the deleveraging event that led to the divestment of the Life Sciences business, played a critical role in finalizing our recent refinancing, and led the remediation of our material weaknesses," commented Warren Veltman, NN President and Chief Executive Officer. "As Mike transitions into his new role, we have confidence in his ability to leverage the breadth of his prior experience, as well as the knowledge of our company gained during his tenure with NN as our Chief Accounting Officer."
Thomas Wilson, NN Audit Committee Chairman, added, "We would like to thank Tom for his invaluable leadership since joining the Company and wish him well in retirement. His efforts over the past two years have helped position us for future growth and success."
Tom DeByle, NN's outgoing Chief Financial Officer, said, "I am extremely proud of our team's focus and successful accomplishments since joining the Company in 2019. Collectively, we transitioned NN's business, while establishing a strong financial foundation to support the Company's long-term growth. Additionally, I want to express my confidence in Mike as my successor and overall leader within the organization. Our close working relationship will enable a seamless transition as he assumes the CFO role."
Mr. Felcher added, "I am excited to extend Tom's record of successful leadership within NN's finance team, and I look forward to working with Warren to execute on our strategic growth and financial objectives to accomplish our 2025 revenue and margin goals."
Mr. Felcher has served as NN's Chief Accounting Officer since June 2018. Prior to joining the Company, he served as the Vice President, North America Chief Financial Officer for JELD-WEN, Inc., a publicly held, global manufacturer of doors and windows, from 2013 to 2017. Before assuming his role at JELD-WEN, Inc., Mr. Felcher served as a Director of Finance for United Technologies Corp. following its acquisition of Goodrich Corporation in 2012. He also previously served in a variety of finance roles at Goodrich and began his career at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Boston. Mr. Felcher is a licensed CPA and holds a Bachelor of Science, Accountancy from Bentley University and a Master of Business Administration from Wake Forest University.
About NN, Inc.
NN, Inc., a diversified industrial company, combines advanced engineering and production capabilities with in-depth materials science expertise to design and manufacture high-precision components and assemblies for a variety of markets on a global basis. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, NN has 32 facilities in North America, Europe, South America, and China.
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