Pennsylvania-based Taylor-Wharton International LLC (TWI) has announced Len York’s appointment as President of Taylor-Wharton Cryogenics LLC (Cryogenics).

York currently serves as chief financial officer (CFO) of TWI and will continue to perform his financial role as he leads Cryogenics’ global operations.

York’s has 25 years of executive management, manufacturing, and turnaround experience includes roles as president, CFO and COO. TWI says his success in leadership positions with automotive, marine and steel manufacturers and his expertise in business process change and LEAN manufacturing make him well-qualified to lead Cryogenics.

“Len has excelled in his role as chief financial officer throughout our restructuring and will continue to make a major contribution in his new role at Cryogenics,” said Bill Corbin, TWI’s CEO.

“Under Len’s leadership, Cryogenics will aggressively reinvent its processes and products focusing on unsurpassed quality and delivering industry-leading manufacturing times to our customers.”

York himself added, “As the world recovers from the recession and Cryogenics emerges from its successful financial restructuring it is imperative that we better align ourselves with the needs of our customers and the industries we serve.”

Supporting York in his financial duties will be Denise MacIvor, Vice President-Treasurer and Joe Sorce, Vice President-Finance and Strategy, who moves from the vice president-strategic development position and will add financial analysis and planning to his current responsibilities.