Sam Lyon was named Vice President and Group President, Performance Engineered Products for Carpenter Technology Corporation in July 2017. In this role, Sam has overall leadership responsibility for the Dynamet Incorporate, Carpenter Powder Products, Amega West Services, and Distribution businesses. Prior to this PEP leadership position, Sam was Vice President and General Manager, Dynamet since 2016.
Sam brings 25 years of experience to Carpenter, with a proven track record of implementing lean manufacturing operations, process control, process improvement, and quality control. Prior to joining Carpenter, Sam was Chief Operating Officer, UCI-Fram Pumps Business with operations in China, Spain, Mexico, and the U.S. His responsibilities included manufacturing, procurement, supply chain, quality, and engineering. Before UCI-Fram, Sam was Vice President, North East Manufacturing Operations for AFGlobal Corporation. He also spent time with Precision Castparts Corporation as a Vice President, Operations and Director, Lean Manufacturing.
Sam holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Metallurgical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.