国家地下集团雇用肯·比勒(Ken Biele)担任首席执行官

2020年1月20日

国家地下集团(National Underground Group)是Pro-Pipe的所有者,Pro-Pipe是一家迅速发展的水流检查,维修和清洁服务的提供商,宣布聘请Ken Biele为首席执行官。比尔(Biele)是一名30年的业务老将,有了成功的历史,可以成功地领导,发展和收购中型和大型跨国公司的企业。Biele在新职位上将监督National Underground Group的积极增长计划的下一阶段,该计划包括自2017年Orix Capital Partners收购该公司以来的两项收购。

“We are excited to welcome Ken to the National Underground Group and Pro-Pipe team and are confident that he is optimally suited to lead the next phase of the company’s growth,” said Chris Suan, President and Managing Director of ORIX Capital Partners, owner of National Underground Group. “With his strong track record and depth of executive experience, Ken is a collaborative leader with a gift for bringing people together and leading teams through efficiency enhancements and improvements. He blends the best practices of a large organization with the resourcefulness and entrepreneurial spirit it takes to grow a business.”

在加入国家地下集团之前,比尔担任高级微型仪器的首席执行官,高级微型仪器是天然气市场和互补市场的一流天然气分析仪制造商,在那里他建立了业务流程,并重新定位了公司,以提高核心和核心和增长相邻市场。Biele还担任JWC Environmental的首席执行官,JWC Environmental是水和废水市场产品和服务的领先提供商,直到将其出售给Sulzer Corporation。

在JWC之前,Biele在Emmerson Electric工作了16年,在战略规划,业务发展和一般管理中担任高级角色。在这些角色中,他成功地领导了多次附加收购,扩大了国际市场的渠道,并引入了新产品线。

Biele拥有弗吉尼亚理工大学(“ Virginia Tech”)的化学工程学士学位,并拥有威廉和玛丽学院的工商管理硕士学位。

比勒说:“很荣幸能够与一支出色的团队一起指导国家地下集团进入未来。”“With industry-leading technology and financial backing from an operationally-focused partner like ORIX Capital Partners, we’re poised to continue expanding our business while maintaining a firm commitment to keeping entire communities healthy and safe by providing the best services and technologies available for assessment, maintenance and rehabilitation of water flow systems.”

国家地下集团

国家地下集团是水流解决方案服务的领先提供商。It’s Professional Pipe Services (Pro-Pipe) division was founded in 1992 and is a leader in underground pipeline condition assessment and repair, utilizing state-of-the-art closed-circuit television (CCTV) and 360-degree scanning systems to digitally map (GIS) underground infrastructure and provide condition scoring for prioritization and assessment. Pro-Pipe’s maintenance and rehabilitation solutions include mainline and lateral rehabilitation, pipe cleaning and hydro-excavation services. Pro-Pipe is also a leading provider of cross bore inspection for the natural gas industry. Pro-Pipe serves municipalities, utilities, contractors, engineers, government agencies and facility owners throughout the U.S. through multiple locations across Arizona, California, Oregon, Washington, Utah, Colorado, Nevada, and Texas.