Eaton Names George Wang General Manager for the Electrical Sector in China

Date: January 10, 2013

Shanghai, China--- Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton plc has named George Wang general manager for the Electrical Sector in China. In his new role, He will be responsible for taking lead all Electrical operational business as well as power distribution R&D.

Wang joined Eaton in 2010 as general manager of power distribution, North Asia. Prior to it, Wang worked in Schneider Electric China as Director of Automation & Control business. He holds Bachelor Degree of Automation Management in Dong Hua University. In 2010, Wang completed AEP advanced management programme in Kellogg business school, Northwest University in the US.

Eaton’s electrical business is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today’s most critical electrical power management challenges.

Eaton is a diversified power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. The company is a global technology leader in electrical products, systems and services for power quality, distribution and control, power transmission, lighting and wiring products; hydraulics components, systems and services for industrial and mobile equipment; aerospace fuel, hydraulics and pneumatic systems for commercial and military use; and truck and automotive drivetrain and powertrain systems for performance, fuel economy and safety. Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in 2012. Eaton has approximately 100,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 150 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.cn.