Richard Fearon - Eaton plc Insider

Vice Chairman and Chief Financial and Planning Officer

Mr. Richard H. Fearon is a Vice Chairman of the Board, Chief Financial and Planning Officer of Eaton Corporationrationration Public Limited Company. Mr. Fearon has served as Chief Financial and Planning Officer of Eaton since April 2002 and Vice Chairman since January 2009. He is responsible for the accounting, control, corporate development, information systems, internal audit, investor relations, strategic planning, tax and treasury functions of Eaton. Prior to Eaton, Mr. Fearon worked at several large diversified companies, including Transamerica Corporationrationration, NatSteel Limited and The Walt Disney Company. He currently is the lead director for PolyOne Corporationrationration. He also serves on the boards of Playhouse Square Foundation, The Cleveland Museum of Art, and Manufacturers Alliance, a trade organization of leading manufacturing companies. Mr. Fearons years of experience as Eaton Chief Financial Officer provide the Board with important insight. He has comprehensive knowledge of financial accounting standards and extensive experience in financial statement preparation, corporate finance, corporate development, risk management and investor relations. Further, given his experience as Lead Director at PolyOne, he also provides significant governance expertise.
Age: 60  Chairman Since 2015      
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Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset of 4.59 % which means that on every $100 spent on asset it made $4.59 of profit. This is considered to be average in the sector. In the same way, it shows return on shareholders equity (ROE) of 12.7 % implying that it generated $12.7 on every 100 dollars invested.
The company has 8.22 B in debt with debt to equity (D/E) ratio of 54.1 . This implies that the company may be unable to create cash to meet all of its financial commitments. Eaton Corporation plc has Current Ratio of 1.23 demonstrating that it is not liquid enough and may have problems to pay out its financial commitments when the payables are due.

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Entity Summary

Eaton Corporationration plc operates as a power management company worldwide. Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) is traded on New York Stock Exchange in USA. It is located in IRELAND and employs 95,000 people. Eaton plc is listed under Machinery category by Fama And French industry classification.

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Top Management

Eaton plc Leadership Team
Alexander Cutler, Chairman
Richard Fearon, Chairman
Gerald Smith, Director
Uday Yadav, Chairman
Todd Bluedorn, Director
Thomas Gross, Chairman
Cynthia Brabander, President
Nancy Payne, Executive
William Blausey, SVP
Thomas Moran, President
Christopher Connor, Director
Ned Lautenbach, Director
Ramanath Ramakrishnan, CTO
Craig Arnold, President
Revathi Advaithi, Chairman, MBA
Dorothy Thompson, Director
Ken Semelsberger, President
Deborah McCoy, Director
Linda Hill, Director
Charles Golden, Director
Gregory Page, Director
Arthur Johnson, Director
Michael Critelli, Director
Mark McGuire, EVP
Sandra Pianalto, Director

Stock Performance

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