Forslund will also be responsible for the Colfax Corp’s global commercial marine strategy. Forslund was most recently managing director of Colfax subsidiary Imo AB in Sweden.

Michael Matros, senior vice president and general manager - Allweiler, has resigned but is expected to remain as an advisor to the pump company.
Clay Kiefaber, Colfax president and CEO, said: “Arne has extensive experience in leading global businesses and implementing lean manufacturing processes. I’m confident he will be very instrumental in further driving the Colfax Business System throughout the company to help us achieve our long-term goals.”