Julien Noel has been named Vice President / General Manager of the Buehler worldwide division by ITW Test and Measurement Group President Yahya Gharagozlou. Julien Noel replaces Meredith Platt, who has been transferred to ITW's Automotive segment, taking up the role of Vice President/General Manager for the worldwide Seats, Safety, and Motion division.
Julien Noel has been at Buehler since 2015 where he most recently served as the Americas Commercial Director in addition to Global Director of Strategy and Innovation. Noel came to ITW in 2010 during the acquisition of North Star Imaging, a provider of complete system solutions for X-ray testing and computed tomography (CT), where he last held the position of a General Manager for Europe. Prior to that, he was Business Manager for Digisens and Professor at the Grenoble School of Management in France.
Noel comments: “I am excited to take on this crucial leadership role for Buehler. During the last few years we provided clarity in the company strategy and created innovative solutions to help manufacturers that demand excellence. We developed successful new products, streamlined online shopping and improved our customer care/service offering. Together with the Buehler employees I look forward to continuing on the path to create superior products while meeting delivery and service expectations for our quality conscious customers globally.”