Davlyn Group Appoints Mauricio Zavatti as Chief Executive Officer

Mauricio Zavatti CEO

Manufacturing Executive Brings Extensive Leadership Experience and Expertise in Sales, Marketing, Operations, and Engineering

Spring City, PA (October 02, 2019) The Davlyn Group, a global leader in technical textiles, has announced that Mauricio Zavatti has joined the company as Chief Executive Officer. Mauricio brings a unique combination of industrial, international, and leadership experience, following progressively senior roles at Danaher Corporation, Tyco International, and Belden Inc.

“We couldn’t be more excited to welcome Mauricio to the Davlyn family,” commented Josh Kowitt, Managing Partner, Emko Capital. “He is a visionary leader with the credentials and experience to take Davlyn to the next level. He is standing on the shoulders of four great individuals – Tom Weil, Paul Griggs, Joel Lukoff, and Gary Flasher – who started and built Davlyn along with the rest of the Davlyn team. The future is bright under Mauricio’s leadership.”

Mauricio’s proven track record will mesh well with the ambitious plans of The Davlyn Group to become a true global player in high temperature textiles and heat management solutions.

“I look forward to leading the amazing teams at Davlyn Manufacturing and Darco Southern,” said Zavatti. “It is energizing to be CEO of a company with a reputation for best-in-class quality and customer service. Combined with innovative products and services, a global customer base, and talented employees, we are well-positioned for our next phase of growth.”

Joel Lukoff, who has been instrumental in growing Davlyn over the past 20+ years, has become Executive Chairman and will continue to be active with the Group’s activities as a Board Member.

Mauricio holds a BS in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University and an MBA from Wharton.

About The Davlyn Group 

The Davlyn Group is a leading U.S.-based manufacturer of technical textile products for the industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Through its Davlyn Manufacturing and Darco Southern divisions, the Company’s products and engineering services are used by thousands of customers in over 40 countries to help keep heat in its place, improve safety, and increase productivity. Our excellence in innovation, quality, value engineering, and on-time performance has earned us a multitude of recognition awards from some of the world’s largest appliance and industrial equipment manufacturers. More information is available at www.thedavlyngroup.com.


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