Lennox International Inc., a global leader in energy-efficient climate control solutions, has recently appointed Alok Maskara as Chief Executive Officer. The appointment will be effective from May 9, 2022. Maskara succeeds Todd Bluedorn, who announced in July 2021 his plans to step down by mid-2022 as Chairman and CEO after 15 years in the role. Todd J. Teske, current Lead Independent Director since 2015 and Board Member since 2011, has been appointed Chairman of the Board and will also serve as interim CEO until Maskara assumes the role as CEO.
An IIT alumni of 1992 batch, Maskara served for five years as CEO of Luxfer Holdings PLC, an international industrial company focused on advanced materials. He spearheaded the company’s transformation, led value-enhancing acquisitions and partnerships, and drove growth in profitability. Prior to Luxfer, Alok served for nearly a decade as President of several global business units at Pentair PLC.