ST. LOUIS, March 17, 2008 – Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson (NYSE: EMR), today announced the appointment of Cherry Mak to Vice President – Human Resources for Emerson Climate Technologies Asia. In this position Mak will continue to support Emerson divisions operating in Asia, and will also support the company’s India management team in developing Emerson HR practices.
“Cherry has done an outstanding job in leading our human resources function for our headquarters, sales offices, engineering centers, and manufacturing operations,” said Bill Bosway, president, Emerson Climate Technologies Asia-Pacific. “We have improved our performance across all major HR performance metrics, under Cherry’s leadership.”
Mak possesses over 17 years experience in human resources with several multinational companies. Prior to joining Emerson Climate Technologies, she worked for Nike as director of human resources for China and Hong Kong.
Mak has a Professional Diploma in Business Studies (Personnel Management) from Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and Graduate Diploma in Management Consulting and Change from Hong Kong University.
Emerson (NYSE: EMR), based in St. Louis, is a global leader in bringing technology and engineering together to provide innovative solutions to customers through its network power, process management, industrial automation, climate technologies, and appliance and tools businesses. Sales in fiscal 2007 were $22.6 billion. For more information, visit www.Emerson.com.
About Emerson Climate Technologies
Emerson Climate Technologies, a business of Emerson, is the world’s leading provider of heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration solutions for residential, industrial and commercial applications. The group combines best-in-class technology with proven engineering, design, distribution, educational and monitoring services to provide customized, integrated climate-control solutions for customers worldwide. Emerson Climate Technologies’ innovative solutions, which include industry-leading brands such as Copeland Scroll and White-Rodgers, improve human comfort, safeguard food and protect the environment.