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Management

IEM executives and managers have long-standing careers in the power distribution and systems industry. Most have worked at IEM for more than 20 years. We know the business and the value of dedication.

Ed Herman

Chief Executive Officer

Ed Herman is Chief Executive Officer at IEM, overseeing all operations of all four global facilities.

Since 1990, Herman has been a part of IEM as a sales personnel, independent sales rep, principal owner of IEM, and now holds the position of CEO.

Prior to joining IEM, Herman held various sales roles for Westinghouse Electric Corp.

Herman's extensive experience and leadership provides opportunities for IEM to continuously improve across all job functions by driving a culture of excellence at all levels within the company.

Herman earned a BS in Industrial Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.

Clayton Such

Chief Operating Officer

Clayton Such is Chief Operating Officer at IEM, overseeing operations for North American facilities. 

Such joined IEM in 2011 and has over 10 years’ experience in the power and control systems industry in various senior roles in sales and engineering.

He is actively strengthening the IEM operation to reflect the Company’s growing design expertise and its ability to deliver custom equipment for larger projects.

He brings both his experience and passion for power system solutions to IEM and assist with process/product integration of all IEM business units and establishing IEM as the premier power systems/quality provider in the industry.

Such graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering and Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering.

 

Doug Kristensen

Chief Strategy Officer for IEM and Managing Director for IEM Power Systems SA (Belgium)

Doug Kristensen is Chief Strategy Officer for IEM and Managing Director at IEM Power Systems, SA overseeing operations for Battice, Belgium.

Kristensen has over 30 years' experience in mission critical power applications with manufacturers of electrical distribution, automation and power quality equipment in various senior roles in operations, sales, marketing and product development.

He is actively strengthening the IEM group to leverage capabilities of quality, custom equipment to develop effective customer solutions at scale.

He brings both his experience and passion for power system solutions to IEM and assist with process/product integration of all IEM business units and establishing IEM as the premier power systems/quality provider in the industry.

Kristensen graduated from SAIT Polytechnic in Calgary, AB with diplomas in both Power and Chemical Engineering Technology.

Dan O'Callaghan

Vice President of Finance

 

Don Kozerski

Vice President - Sales and Marketing

Don Kozerski is vice president of sales and marketing at IEM, managing all corporate marketing and sales support initiatives.

Kozerski has been with IEM since 1995 with previous experience at GE, Cutler Hammer, and Square D in various sales and sales management roles. He is actively strengthening the IEM brand to reflect the Company’s growing design expertise and its ability to deliver custom equipment for larger projects. His knowledge of the industry and the challenges facing IEM’s customers enable the Company to maximize its contribution on every project.

Kozerski graduated with a BS in Industrial Engineering from Michigan State University.

Guy Anderson

Executive Vice President of Operations - IEM Canada

Guy Anderson is vice president of IEM Canada, overseeing all Canadian sales and engineering operations.

Anderson joined IEM in 2007 after 12 years in sales, management, and research with Thompson Technology, Dirk & Price Engineering and Nova Solar Systems.

He's an expert in the design of control and parallel switchgear systems and is well versed with Canada's electrical distribution business requirements.

Anderson received a degree in Electrical Engineering Technology from Assiniboine College, Brandon MB Canada in 1993.

Tim Ferguson

Vice President of Operations - IEM Jacksonville

Tim Ferguson is Vice President of Operations of IEM in Florida, overseeing all Jacksonville manufacturing operations.

Ferguson joined IEM in 2011 thru the acquisition of Industrial Power Systems (IPS). With over 30 years’ experience manufacturing switchgear and custom controls systems, he has held multiple senior engineering, R&D and integrated systems sales positions.

He has a passion for switchgear manufacturing and complex controls systems design and development.  He actively building capabilities and capacity in Jacksonville to support growing business opportunities for standard product offerings and also complex integrated systems projects.

Jennifer Quach

Director of Human Resources

Jennifer Quach is the Director of Human Resources at IEM, overseeing operations in Fremont, CA and Jacksonville, FL facilities.

Quach joined IEM in 2017 and has over 16 years’ experience in managing Human Resources functions from mid to large size companies in various industries.

She is responsible for providing strategic guidance and leadership for all aspects of the human resources function and establishing a vision and direction for the human capital programs, policies, and services.

She is compassionate and believes in building positive relationships to drive meaningful changes. She is dedicated and brings with her creative ideas and strategies that are outside of normal realm of Human Resources. She looks forward to being a great advocate for the Company.

Quach graduated with a BS in Human Resources Management in San Jose State University.

Dan Hulme

Chief Technology Officer

Dan Hulme is chief technology officer at IEM.

He has been with IEM since 1992 leading IEM’s long-term technology vision.

Hulme pioneered the design and development of ERP software at IEM as well as a Metadata based architecture for user maintained database structures. Hulme has been instrumental in bringing dynamic and productivity-enhancing solutions to IEM.

Hulme earned a BS in Computer Science from Brigham Young University (BYU), Cum Laude.

Frank Cavezza

Executive Vice of Design and Manufacturing

Frank Cavezza is Executive Vice President of Design and Manufacturing at IEM’s main plant in Fremont, CA.

Cavezza is a cornerstone of the IEM family having joined the Company in 1975 and is responsible for building an exceptional and experienced operations team that has fuled the growth of IEM over the years.

With extensive design expertise and superior problem solving skills, Cavezza has positioned IEM to be leaders of switchgear design and solutions.

His career includes time with Westinghouse and ITE, and Anixter Power (acquired by IEM in 1975) – but for Frank and his team, it’s all about IEM.