CFX - Colfax Corporation

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Colfax Corporation

420 National Business Parkway
5th Floor
Annapolis Junction, MD 20701
United States

SectorIndustrial Goods
IndustryDiversified Machinery
Full Time Employees14,300

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Matthew L. TrerotolaPres, CEO & Director3.42MN/A1967
Mr. Christopher M. HixSr. VP of Fin., CFO, Treasurer & Principal Accounting Officer659.53kN/A1962
Ms. A. Lynne PuckettSr. VP, Gen. Counsel & Sec.663.46k481.31k1963
Ms. Lynn H. ClarkSr. VP of Global HR634.46kN/A1958
Mr. Daniel A. PryorExec. VP of Strategy & Bus. Devel.902.36kN/A1968
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Colfax Corporation operates as a diversified industrial technology company worldwide. The company operates through Air and Gas Handling, and Fabrication Technology segments. The Air and Gas Handling segment designs, manufactures, and supplies heavy-duty centrifugal and axial fans, rotary heat exchangers, and gas compressors, as well as related products, systems, and services. It markets air and gas handling products under the Howden brand name. This segment sells its products and services directly, as well as through independent representatives and distributors to customers in the power generation, oil, gas and petrochemical, mining, wastewater, general industrial, and other end markets. The Fabrication Technology segment formulates, develops, manufactures, and supplies consumable products and equipment for use in cutting, joining, and automated welding of steels, aluminum, and other metals and metal alloys. This segment also provides welding consumables comprising electrodes, cored and solid wires, and fluxes using a range of specialty and other materials; and cutting consumables, such as electrodes, nozzles, and shields and tips under the ESAB brand name. It sells its products through independent distributors and direct sales to the infrastructure, wind power, marine, pipelines, mobile/off-highway equipment, oil, gas, and mining markets. Colfax Corporation was founded in 1860 and is headquartered in Annapolis Junction, Maryland.

Corporate Governance

Colfax Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of March 1, 2018 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 6.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.