Sean Winstone has been confirmed as Bradken’s new CEO, effective March 1, 2021. Winstone joined Bradken in March 2019 as executive general manager manufacturing and has led the team through product and performance improvements, innovation and a clear customer focus.
Bradken Chairman Sonosuke Ishii announced the appointment confirming that the company’s focus on the mining sector remains steady and will thrive under Winstone’s leadership.
“Sean brings a depth of experience in manufacturing, leadership and a drive to constantly be better. I am confident, that as Bradken enters its 100th year, Sean is well positioned to lead the business into its next chapter of delivering innovative, reliable solutions for our customers,” Ishii san said. “I would like to both congratulate Sean on this appointment and sincerely thank interim Acting CEO Tetsuya Kitagawa who will resume his focus on his role as Chief Operating Officer.”