RSS   Newsletter   Contact   Advertise with us
Post Online Media

Fifth Third Bancorp appoints two directors

Fifth Third BancorpThe Fifth Third Bancorp announced the appointments of Jerry W. Burris and Eileen A. Mallesch to the board of directors.
Article continues below

READ MORE Wellesley Bancorp appoints Simon R. Gerlin to board

Prior to serving as CEO and president of Associated Materials from 2011 to 2014, Mr. Burris was a senior executive with Barnes Group for five years, including serving as president of Precision Components.

Mr. Burris also served in various management roles at GE, including president and CEO of Advanced Materials Quartz & Ceramics, general manager of Global Services for GE Healthcare, and general manager of Global Sourcing for GE Industrial Systems. He first joined GE in 1986.

Mr. Burris has been an independent director of Pentair since 2007. He also serves as an advisor to GenNx360 Capital Partners.

Mr. Burris received his MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and his BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, and resides in Aurora, Ohio.

Ms. Mallesch is a CPA and served as the senior vice president and CFO for Nationwide Insurance, Property and Casualty segment from 2005 to 2009.

She has more than 25 years of broad finance and strategy experience in a variety of industries ranging from insurance and telecommunications to consumer products and manufacturing.

From 1998 to 2005, Ms. Mallesch progressed from controller to CFO at GE for its Group Insurance and Life businesses, culminating in her role as CFO at Genworth Financial Life Insurance segment, which was spun off from GE in 2004.

She previously held finance leadership roles with PepsiCo and Asea Brown Boveri, a world leader in power and automation technology.

Ms. Mallesch currently serves on the boards of directors of State Auto Financial Corporation and Bob Evans Farms, Inc. and serves as the chair of the Audit committee for both. Earlier in 2016 she was named to the board of Libbey, Inc.

A graduate of the City University of New York with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Ms. Mallesch also is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), Women Corporate Directors (WCD) and American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA).



We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Please allow cookies for fully-functioning website.

Allow Cookies Privacy Policy