TechPrecision appoints president of Ranor division

June 23, 2014

TechPrecision Corp., Center Valley, Pa., a manufacturer of large-scale fabricated and machined metal components and equipment, has appointed Alexander (Alex) Shen as president of Ranor, a wholly owned subsidiary division. He replaces Robert Francis, who left to pursue other opportunities but continues to serve as a consultant.

Shen has 31 years of experience in such industries as metal fabrication, automotive, contract manufacturing, safety and security, and industrial distribution. Previously he served as CEO of Ryerson Mexico and vice president – international for Ryerson Inc. He also was division general manager and COO at Sumitomo Electric Group and had a 10-year career at Alcoa's Automotive Division. He began his career with GM, then moved to Chrysler.