Textron names interim president/CEO

December 12, 2006

Textron Inc., Troy, Mich., has named Joseph Gray as interim president and CEO for Textron Fastening Systems (TFS), which has been rebranded as Acument Global Technologies.

Previously Gray was a member of the company's senior management team as vice president responsible for global integrated supply chain management. Before joining the company he held senior leadership positions at the GDX Automotive unit of GenCorp., Bosch, Peregrine Inc., AlliedSignal Braking Systems, and Kelsey-Hayes.

The company is a provider of value-based fastening systems, engineered fastening systems, and assembly technology.