According to a press release, Giordano will continue in his current role until Aug. 31, or until a new CFO is in place, and will assist his successor to ensure an orderly transition. Drew Industries, parent to Lippert Components Inc. has retained the services of executive search firm Korn Ferry to lead the search for Giordano’s successor.
Giordano joined Drew Industries in 2003 as corporate controller and served in that role until 2008. Since that time, he has served as the CFO and treasurer.
Drew Chairman James F. Gero stated, “Joe has played an instrumental role in the company’s growth and success for more than a decade, including during the 2013 executive succession and the relocation of the company to Elkhart, Ind. We thank him for his service and wish him the best in his future endeavors.”
“On behalf of all of us here at Drew Industries, Lippert Components and our board of directors, I want to thank Joe for his service and wish him only the best going forward,” said Jason Lippert, CEO of Drew Industries. “Joe has helped build a strong financial team at the company, which positions us well for the continued execution of our business strategies. We are highly appreciative of Joe and are confident in his abilities to keep our business on track as we evaluate external candidates for the role of CFO.”