AZZ appoints Ed McGough to board of directors
Mr. McGough has served as the Senior Vice President of Global Manufacturing and Technical Operations at Alcon Laboratories, Inc. (“Alcon”), a division of Novartis AG, since 2008.
Mr. McGough joined Alcon in 1991 as a Manager of Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs in Alcon’s Pennsylvania facility.
He has held various other leadership positions at Alcon in both Fort Worth,Texas and Puerto Rico, including: Director of Quality Assurance, Director of Operations, Director of Manufacturing, and Vice President and General Manager of Manufacturing in both Fort Worth and Houston, Texas.
Prior to these roles, he served as Vice President, Manufacturing, Pharmaceutical Operations, responsible for Alcon’s pharmaceutical plants in the United States, Brazil, Mexico, Spain, Belgium and France.
Prior to joining Alcon, Mr. McGough served in various quality engineering and management roles with Baxter Healthcare Corporation.
He earned a Bachelor of Science in industrial engineering from Louisiana Tech University and is also a graduate of the Stanford Executive Program.