Eriez appointed Lukas Guenthardt president and CEO. Guenthardt replaces Timothy Shuttleworth, who retired after serving as president and CEO since 2004. Guenthardt was named executive vice president of global strategy and development in 2014. He has developed and implemented business operations systems that strengthened the drive toward a more integrated global company. Prior to joining Eriez, Guenthardt was with K-Tron International for 20 years, serving in various executive capacities.