Mr. Settle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. He has over thirty-five years of management experience with a number of U.S. and international corporations including Corporate Investment, Borg-Warner, Textron, Sumitomo and Thyssen Krupp. He has held a variety of operations and senior management positions including President and General Manager. His experience includes mergers and acquisitions, start-up, turnaround, expansion and divestiture.