RICHMOND, Va. — Pump manufacturer KSB has announced the promotion of Luis Maturana to president of KSB Inc. beginning September 1.
Maturana joined KSB in 2018 and has served as vice president of the company's water and wastewater division. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in materials science engineering from Simón Bolívar University in Caracas, Venezuela.
Maturana previously served in multiple executive roles at ChemTreat and Veolia Water Technologies.
Former KSB president, Dr. Falk Schäfer, remains with the company. He will serve in general industry as vice president of applications at the global headquarters in Frankenthal, Germany.
KSB is a leading international manufacturer of pumps and valves for water and wastewater, general industry, and power generation markets. KSB began operations in 1891 in Frankenthal, Germany. Today, KSB has 15,600 employees worldwide and generates annual consolidated sales revenue exceeding 2.8 billion. KSB, Inc., serving the US market, was incorporated in 1974 and is based in Richmond, Virginia, with more than 90 employees throughout the US.