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AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection Announces Promotion of Dave Perrotta to Director, Business Manager

KNIGHTDALE, NC AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, a recognized leader in advanced power protection and intelligent diagnostics, today announced that Dave Perrotta has been named Director, Business Manager, for the organization. In this role, Perrotta will have responsibility for the entire AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection organization and report directly to George Ardolino, Vice President and Business Unit Manager for AMETEK Solidstate Controls.

Since his tenure began in 2004, Perrotta has served as Director, Operations and R&D. Under his leadership the company has built an impressive track record of strategic, operational, and engineering accomplishments. He led significant technological research and development projects to incorporate diagnostic intelligence and predictive maintenance solutions into the company’s product line. In 2009, he spearheaded the acquisition of the SurgeX brand. In 2015, he streamlined the company’s manufacturing capabilities to achieve ISO 9001 certification. He also has been involved in the development of over 30 technology patents.

“Dave’s leadership, strategic thinking, and industry acumen over the past decade have proven his ability to lead AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection to new heights,” said George Ardolino. “His background in business, combined with his operations management experience, provides him with valuable, multi-faceted insight into the industry. I am confident that he will excel in his new role.”

Perrotta holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Baker College and a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

About AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection

AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection is a leader in advanced power protection, intelligent diagnostics, remote monitoring solutions, and offers a complete power protection portfolio for the business equipment, imaging, audio visual, and gaming industries.

AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.0 billion. To learn more about AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, visit