Meet Our Management
Randall J. Hogan
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Randall J. Hogan was named Pentair’s chief executive officer in 2001 and was appointed chairman in 2002. He first joined Pentair in 1998 as executive vice president and president of the Enclosures Group (now known as Pentair Technical Solutions). Prior to Pentair, Hogan was president of United Technologies’ Carrier Transicold Division. He also held leadership roles at the Pratt & Whitney division of United Technologies, General Electric and McKinsey & Company. Hogan serves as a director of Medtronic plc where he is also a member of the Audit and Finance committees. Hogan holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
John L. Stauch
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
John L. Stauch joined Pentair as chief financial officer in 2007. Prior to joining Pentair, he served as chief financial officer of the automation and control systems unit of Honeywell International Inc. Previously, he held a series of executive, investor relations and managerial finance roles with Honeywell International Inc. and its predecessor AlliedSignal Inc. He also served as chief financial officer and IT director of PerkinElmer Optoelectronics. Stauch holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Finance from Michigan State University.
Angela D. Jilek
Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Angela D. Jilek was named Pentair's senior vice president, general counsel and secretary in 2010. She previously served as Pentair's assistant general counsel from 2002 to 2010. Prior to joining Pentair, Jilek was a shareholder and officer at Henson & Efron, P.A. She began her career as an associate attorney at Felhaber Larson Fenlon & Vogt, P.A. Jilek graduated cum laude from the University of Minnesota Law School and summa cum laude from Concordia College where she earned Bachelor of Arts degrees in English and German.
Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
Karen Keegans was named Pentair’s senior vice president and chief human resources officer in 2016. Prior to joining Pentair, Keegans was vice president and chief human resources officer at Praxair, Inc., an industrial gases company. Previously, Keegans held a series of executive human resources positions at Monsanto, most recently human resources vice president for Global Manufacturing. Keegans has 20 years of HR experience as well as a background in sales, management and audit. Keegans holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Western Ontario located in London, Ontario, Canada.
Mark C. Borin
Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer
Mark C. Borin joined Pentair as corporate controller and chief accounting officer in 2008. Prior to Pentair he served as audit partner with KPMG and was a member of the firm for 19 years. At KPMG, Borin's list of clients included large, multi-national companies in the automotive, energy, real estate and transportation industries. Borin holds a Bachelor’s Degree degree in Accounting and Economics from the University of Michigan. He is a Certified Public Accountant.
President, Valves & Controls
Dennis Cassidy is president of Pentair's Valves & Controls global business unit. Prior to joining Pentair in 2016, Cassidy held several leadership positions with a primary focus on leading strategy-based transformation programs for global oil, gas, and chemical companies. Most recently, Cassidy was managing director with AlixPartners Enterprise Improvement Group and co-leader of the Energy practice. Previously , Cassidy was a vice president of Booz and Company where he led the chemicals, and oil and gas practices. He also was a principal in A.T. Kearney’s oil and gas practice, and was a global sales and marketing manager at ExxonMobil. Cassidy holds an MBA degree from Southern Methodist University and a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Texas A&M University.
Karl R. Frykman
President, Water Quality Systems
Karl R. Frykman is president of Pentair's Water Quality Systems global business unit, which he has led since 2007. Prior to this role, he led the division's National Pool Tile group. Prior to joining Pentair, Frykman served as vice president of operations for American Products, vice president of research and development and manufacturing for Anthony Pools, and vice president of Poolsaver. Frykman holds an MBA from Harvard University and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Stanford University.
President, Technical Solutions
Alok Maskara is president of Pentair's Technical Solutions global business unit. He most recently was president of Pentair’s Thermal Management business and prior to that he led the company’s Water Purification business unit. Maskara first joined Pentair in 2008 to lead the company’s Residential Filtration business, a joint venture with General Electric Water. Prior to joining Pentair, Maskara was general manager of the Residential and Commercial water business at General Electric Corporation and held leadership roles at McKinsey & Company. Maskara holds an MBA from the Kellogg Graduate School of Management; a Master of Science degree from the University of New Mexico and a Bachelor's degree in Technology from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai, India.
President, Flow & Filtration Solutions
Beth Wozniak is president of Pentair's Flow & Filtration Solutions global business unit. Prior to joining Pentair in 2015, Wozniak held several leadership and program management positions at Honeywell and its predecessor AlliedSignal. She was most recently president of Honeywell’s Environmental and Combustion Controls business. Previously, she held several executive positions at Honeywell including president of its Sensing and Control business; vice president of Business Integration; vice president of Six Sigma; and vice president of Engineering and Program Management. Wozniak holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and an MBA from York University in Toronto.