Carrier Global Corporation (NYSE: CARR) today announced that Timothy N. White (48) has been named President of its Refrigeration segment, effective August 16, 2021. White will succeed David Appel (65) who will remain with the Company and take on a key leadership role within the Refrigeration segment, leading the Commercial Refrigeration business.
“Carrier’s long-term strategy for the Refrigeration business segment is to continue to lead the industry in terms of providing healthy, safe, sustainable and intelligent cold chain solutions to our customers,” said Dave Gitlin, Chairman & CEO. “Tim is a proven leader who brings a critical skillset to the Refrigeration segment with his deep expertise in leading large-scale businesses with electrification, renewable energy and sustainability solutions – all of which are at the heart of the future of our global business. We look forward to Tim’s contributions as we continue to drive our growth strategy and position Carrier to deliver significant value for our shareowners.”
White most recently served as CEO, Onshore Wind Americas for General Electric. He was previously with Raytheon Technologies for 24 years where he held a number of senior leadership roles, including President, Power & Controls and President, Electric Systems for the company’s Collins Aerospace division.
“Carrier is at the forefront of Refrigeration technology and is recognized as a global leader in delivering innovative, sustainable solutions for the cold chain,” said White. “I’m excited to join and look forward to collaborating with the leadership team to help drive and deliver sustained growth.”
“I want to extend my sincere thanks to David for his decade-long leadership of the Refrigeration business,” said Gitlin. “We will continue to lean on his expertise to lead the Commercial Refrigeration business where his long-standing knowledge and focus on strategic customer-centric execution will drive operational efficiencies and deliver best-in-class financial performance.”