Kevin T. Longe is President, Lydall Filtration/Separation, Inc. Mr. Longe has been with Lydall in this position since October of 2004. Previously, Mr. Longe served as President of SightPoint LLC, a business strategy and advisory firm from September 2002. From 2000 to 2002, Mr. Longe had been Senior Vice President and Corporate Officer of Electro Scientific Industries, a publicly traded supplier of semiconductor capital equipment. From 1992 to 2000 he held a series of global leadership roles with Evapco, Inc., including Senior Vice President Asia Pacific, Vice President Industrial Products Group and was appointed to the company’s Board of Directors in 1997. Evapco, Inc. is a global supplier of commercial and industrial cooling systems with 12 operating businesses in Europe, North America and Asia. From 1984 to 1992 Mr. Longe had been President and Chief Operating Officer of Imeco, Inc., a leading North American supplier of engineered process systems that was sold to York International. He began his career in 1981 with Dow Chemical.
Mr. Longe serves on the board of Trianon Companies; a Naples, FL based commercial real estate and hotel operating company. He is also a Trustee of Pomfret School in Pomfret, CT., a private college preparatory school. He received his M.B.A. from Northwestern University (1991) and a B.A. in business from The University of Michigan (1981).