Fives Appoints New Positions

The metalcutting and composites business line have new leaders.

Fives Group has appointed Stéphane Mayer as new head of the metalcutting and composites business line. Mayer has held several aerospace leadership positions including president and CEO of Daher, and CEO of ATR. Mr. Mayer is replacing Jean-Camille Uring who will be retiring at the end of 2016, but will provide consulting services for the chairman of the executive board.

Additionally, Fives veteran Wes Paisley has been appointed interim CEO at Fives Machining Systems Inc., effective immediately. Paisley has been with Fives Group since 2005. He has served as CEO of Fives North American Combustion and CEO of Fives Intralogistics. He also serves on the board of directors for Fives Inc. Paisley succeeds Dan Janka, who has left the company to pursue other opportunities.