Russelectric Appoints Alexandrescu as President/CEO
HINGHAM, MA John Russell, Chairman of the Board of Russelectric Inc., announces the appointment of Dorian Alexandrescu as the company's new President and CEO. Alexandrescu has more than 20 years of extensive management experience across industry segments ranging from electrical equipment, energy management, and clean energy to automotive, industrial automation, packaging, and consumer goods. Most recently, he served as President and CEO of RESA Power Solutions, a market leader in life extension products and services for electric power transmission, distribution, and circuit protection equipment. Prior to that, he was Vice President and General Manager of Eaton Corporation/Power Distribution Operations' Latin America and Caribbean Division.
Alexandrescu has an International Baccalaureate in electromechanical engineering, the equivalent of an MS in theoretical physics and technology applications from the University of Bucharest, and is a graduate of the Executive Development Program of Dartmouth College's Amos Tuck Business School.
Alexandrescu takes over for George Whittaker, who is retiring after 48 years of service. Whittaker succeeded Raymond G. Russell, Russelectric's founder and owner.
"We want to thank George for his wise stewardship," Chairman John Russell said. "We also want to welcome Dorian, who is committed to running and growing the company in the spirit my father independently-owned, innovative, and uncompromising on quality."