Management Team

  • Frank Hermance
    Frank S. Hermance

    Executive Chairman of the Board

    Mr. Hermance has been the Executive Chairman of the Board since May 2016. Prior to that, Mr. Hermance was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AMETEK since January 2001. He was elected President and Chief Executive Officer in September 1999. He joined AMETEK in 1990 as a Group Vice President. He was elected President of the Electronic Instruments Group in 1994, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer in January 1996 and President and Chief Operating Officer in November 1996. Prior to joining AMETEK, Mr. Hermance held senior management positions at Tektronix and Taylor Instruments. He holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology.

  • Dave Zapico
    David A. Zapico

    Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Zapico was elected Chief Executive Officer in May 2016. He previously served as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer from January 2013 to May 2016. He was President, Electronic Instruments, from October 2003 to January 2013. He joined AMETEK as a Product Engineer in 1990 and has held a variety of engineering and general management positions. He was promoted to Division Vice President of Process Instruments in 1996 and Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK Aerospace and Power Instruments Division in 1999. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Case Western Reserve University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Carnegie Mellon University.

  • Bill Burke Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
    William J. Burke

    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

    Mr. Burke has been Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since May 2016. He previously served as Senior Vice President, Comptroller & Treasurer from July 2012 to May 2016; Vice President, Treasurer from November 2011 to June 2012; Vice President, Investor Relations and Treasurer from March 2007 to November 2011; and Vice President, Investor & Corporate Relations from 1999 to 2007. Prior to this role, Mr. Burke held several financial and operating positions since joining AMETEK in 1987. Mr. Burke holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management from Boston College and a MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

  • Wes Hardin
    John W. Hardin

    President-Electronic Instruments

    Mr. Hardin has been President, Electronic Instruments since July 2008. Prior to that he served as Senior Vice President, AMETEK Aerospace and Defense from 2004 and Vice President and General Manager from 2003. He joined AMETEK in 1998 as Director of Sales and Marketing for the Dixson Division. He was named Business Unit Manager for its Heavy Vehicle business in 2000 and Vice President and General Manager in 2003. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Missouri, Columbia, and a Master of Business Administration degree in Marketing from Webster University.

  • Tim Jones
    Timothy N. Jones

    President-Electromechanical Group

    Mr. Jones has been President, Electromechanical Group, since February 2006. Prior to that, he was Vice President and General Manager, AMETEK Process & Analytical Instruments, since 1999. He joined AMETEK in 1979 as a Systems Engineer. He was promoted to Product Manager for Combustion and Industrial Analyzers in 1986 and named Director of Engineering in 1989. He was promoted to Director of Product and Technology Support in 1992 and named a Divisional Vice President in 1995. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Engineering Technology from Point Park College and a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.

  • Tom Marecic
    Thomas C. Marecic

    President-Electronic Instruments

    Mr. Marecic has been President, Electronic Instruments since November 2014. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager, Electronic Instruments since 2013. He joined AMETEK in 1994 as a product engineer in Process & Analytical Instruments. He was promoted into successively larger roles in management, including Vice President and General Manager, Process & Analytical Instruments, starting in 2006. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Penn State University, a Master’s degree in Chemistry from Duquesne University and an Executive Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Pittsburgh Katz School of Business.

  • Ron Oscher
    Ronald J. Oscher

    Chief Administrative Officer

    Mr. Oscher has been Chief Administrative Officer since May 2016. He previously served as President, Electronic Instruments since November 2014. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President and General Manager, Electronic Instruments, since 2013. He joined AMETEK in 2010 as Vice President and General Manager of AMETEK’s Materials Analysis Division. Prior to AMETEK, he held positions with Emerson Electric Corporation, Westinghouse and McDonnell Douglas. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Fluid and Thermal Science Engineering from Case Western Reserve University and a Master of Business Administration degree from Baker College.