INNIO has named Robert Stoppek as CEO of its Waukesha Gas Engines Business. Previously, Stoppek lead Parker Hannifin’s motion and control business operations for Europe, covering 23 locations with 4000 employees. Prior to that, he served in leadership roles as senior vice president of global operations for Generac and as chief supply chain officer for IDEX. Stoppek holds an executive MBA from the Kellogg School of Management from Northwestern University. He has Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in mechanical engineering from Iowa State University.
Headquartered in Jenbach, Austria, with additional operations in Welland, Ontario, Canada, and Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA, INNIO provides gas engines, power equipment, a digital platform, and related services for gas compression and power generation. With its Waukesha and Jenbacher brands, INNIO delivers a portfolio of industrial gas engines from 200 kW to 10 MW (see “Advent Completes Acquisition Of GE’s Distributed Power Business,” January 2019 Gas Compression Magazine, p. 36).