Stas comes to Evoqua from Kennametal Inc, a supplier of tooling and industrial materials, where he has held a variety of senior financial and business roles over an 18-year career with the company including VP Finance - Business Groups.
At Evoqua, Stas will be responsible for all of the company’s financial matters including audit, treasury, risk management, tax and controllership. He will report to Ronald Keating, Evoqua’s CEO, and will be based at Evoqua’s headquarters in Warrendale, Pennsylvania.
“Ben is an outstanding business partner who I’ve been fortunate to work with closely in the past,” said Keating. “We are fortunate to have someone with his skills, knowledge and global perspective leading our financial organization as we look to profitably grow Evoqua around the world,” added Keating.
Stas replaces Mark Roos, who has served as interim CFO for the past year. Roos will continue to work with Keating and company leadership on special initiatives.