Fortna Hires Robert McKeel as CEO
March 23, 2020
Robert McKeel has joined Fortna as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. In this role, Robert will be responsible for maximizing operational performance, delivering best-in-class service to Fortna’s global client base and driving business results forward with his unique combination of financial acumen and operational expertise. In addition, he will also continue to grow and transform the Fortna business both organically and through acquisition, with a specific emphasis on the diversification of markets and clients.
Robert McKeel joins Fortna from General Electric, where he was most
recently President and CEO, GE, Automation and Controls. During his 25+
year tenure with GE, Robert managed billion-dollar P&Ls across various
business units driving unprecedented results across the globe. McKeel
holds an MBA from James Madison University, a Master of Computer Science
degree from the University of Virginia and a Bachelor of Science in
Electrical Engineering from North Carolina State University.