In this Role, Al-Labadi Will Lead Sundyne’s Product Management Teams to Drive Value and Accelerate Sundyne’s Next Phase of Growth
Arvada, Colorado, March 27, 2023 – Sundyne, a global leader in the design and manufacture of mission critical pumps and compressors, today announced that Khaled (Kal) Al-Labadi has joined the company as Vice President of Product Line Management. In this role, Kal will lead Sundyne’s Product Line Managers to accelerate growth and help to meet the evolving needs of Sundyne’s customers.
Kal comes to Sundyne from Cognex Corporation, where he served as director of product marketing for their Electronics Solutions business. Prior to Cognex, Kal held several sales and marketing leadership roles for Fortive Corp’s (formerly Danaher) fluid sensing and motion control businesses. Kal has also held several operations leadership roles for Eaton’s Power Transmission and Distribution businesses.
Throughout his career, Kal has developed expertise in product & market development, business transformation, operations & supply chain management and lean/Six Sigma. Kal earned an MBA from the University of Connecticut, a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from The Ohio State University, and he has completed numerous educational programs at Harvard Business School.
“As the global energy transition accelerates, many of the evolving market requirements map perfectly to Sundyne’s core strengths,” said Kal Al-Labadi. “I look forward to working with my colleagues to ensure that our resources are properly aligned to capitalize on current and emerging opportunities.”
“Sundyne’s products are well respected in their core markets, and many of our long-standing customers in the energy, chemical, industrial and renewable sectors are embracing innovation at an increasing rate,” said Sundyne’s CEO Mary Zappone. “Kal brings an important skill set to our product teams that will help us accelerate growth and meet the evolving needs of our customers.”
Kal will work from Sundyne’s global headquarters in Arvada Colorado, and he will report directly to Sundyne’s CEO Mary Zappone.
Headquartered in Arvada, Colorado with operations and presence in Europe, the Middle East, India, Asia, Japan and China, Sundyne is a global manufacturer of precision-engineered, highly reliable, safe and efficient centrifugal pumps and compressors for use in chemical, petrochemical, hydrocarbon, hydrogen, pharmaceutical, power generation and industrial applications. Sundyne is the world leader in delivering low-flow, high-head integrally geared centrifugal pumps and compressors, safe and leakage-free sealless magnetic drive centrifugal pumps and diaphragm compressors. Sundyne pumps and compressors are available in API, ANSI/ASME, ISO and other industry compliant designs. To learn more about the Sundyne family of precision-engineered pumps and compressors, please visit www.sundyne.com.