SANDSTON, VA--(Marketwired - May 12, 2016) - Anord Critical Power, Inc. (ACPI), a recognized leader and innovator in the power distribution market, today announced the appointment of Jerry Lee Walter, Jr. as Quality and Safety Manager. Walter will be located in the company's Virginia U.S. headquarters and will assume responsibility for enhancing the quality and safety associated with the company's Anord Modular Product (AMP) PDU.
"As Anord continues to enhance our product quality, we will benefit from Walters' significant breadth of engineering experience," said Rob Sweaney. "We are delighted to welcome Jerry to our team and look forward to leveraging his proven industry skills."
Walter brings over 20 years of experience enhancing product quality for several of the industry's largest organizations. Prior to joining Anord, Walter was employed by Honeywell as the company's Quality Assurance/Quality Control/Reliability Engineer. In this position, he was responsible for contractor approval, creating procedures and an equipment criticality matrix, performing audits during shutdowns, and ensuring compliance with Honeywell's quality program. In addition, Walter was Quality Manager at Aleris Aluminum, where he was responsible for plant quality and driving continuous improvement of 1st pass yield, performing root-cause analysis and issuing corrective actions, as well as approving customer trials before shipment and managing test lab and support HSE initiatives. Prior employment includes Quality Engineer at Power Distribution Incorporated (PDI) and process leader at Novelis Aluminum.
"I am excited to be joining such a recognized leader in the PDU market," Walter said. "Anord has an outstanding reputation for providing the industry's best option of power efficiency and I look forward to assisting with the offering's quality and safety."
About Anord Critical Power, Inc.
Anord Critical Power, Inc. is a U.S.-based subsidiary of Anord, a leading independent provider of critical power infrastructure to the global data center industry, entering the American market with the delivery of a robust switchgear product offering superior system resilience and enhanced operator safety. Its compact, fully compartmentalized switchgear system offers a "best-of-both-standards" solution to meet the needs of critical power businesses. Established in 1969, Anord has a strong pedigree and successful track record in providing mission critical Low Voltage, Power Switchgear, Power Distribution Unit, and Remote Power Panel to many of the world's leading cloud computing, colocation, and enterprise data center businesses across EMEA as well as, APAC, North and Latin American markets. Anord's proprietary "AMS" switchgear system provides customized power switchgear equipment from a type tested and certified modular platform fully compliant with the IEC LV Switchgear standard 61439-2, and is listed to UL891. For more information visit: www.anordcpi.com.
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