Finley currently serves as president of IDEX’s Chemical, Food and Process Platform, the largest group within the IDEX Fluid and Metering Technologies segment.

He is replacing Kevin Hostetler who has resigned. Hostetler will remain with IDEX until 8 April 2012 to ensure a smooth transition.

“We are delighted that we were able to fill Kevin’s role internally with an individual of Brett’s calibre,” said Andrew Silvernail, IDEX chairman and CEO.

“Brett is an outstanding leader with a track record of delivering superior results and building strong teams. With Kevin’s assistance, Brett’s knowledge and experience will allow for a seamless transition. We are thankful for the contributions that Kevin has made during his seven years of operating leadership,” added Silvernail. “We look forward to Kevin’s continued support as he assists IDEX with the transition of his responsibilities.”