Gibraltar Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of building products for the residential, industrial, infrastructure, and renewable energy and conservation markets, announced the appointment of Pat Burns as Chief Operating Officer. Burns was most recently senior vice president of strategy at Dover Corporation from 2016 to 2018 and has held strategy and operational leadership roles at Johnson Controls and Danaher Corporation. Burns will report to Chief Executive Officer Bill Bosway.
“Pat brings deep operations and growth experience and the critical ability to tie corporate strategy to the execution of day-to-day business decisions,” says Bosway. “I was highly impressed with Pat’s operational acumen when we worked together at Dover Corporation, and I am excited to have him take a leadership role in Gibraltar’s 80/20 simplification initiatives and all four of our strategic pillars. Pat is the ideal candidate to lead our continued drive for operational excellence and build on the team’s significant achievements during the past four years. We look forward to his contributions as Chief Operating Officer as we continue to propel our transformation efforts and accelerate growth through innovation.”