Dr. Pinson was elected Chief Executive Officer in June 2022 and is responsible for the company’s global operations, including PurePower Technologies.
Dr. Pinson is currently serving as interim Managing Director of PurePower Technologies overseeing the development of original equipment and aftermarket growth strategies aimed at expanding Stanadyne’s global remanufacturing product footprint and new diesel original equipment product lines.
Dr. Pinson has more than 25 years of experience in global emission compliance strategy, high-efficiency combustion development, and fuel injection system design. He began his career at General Motors with assignments in Powertrain and in Research and Development, focused on emission reduction technology. Following his time at GM, he was Vice President, Diesel and Large Engines, at Ricardo Inc., a powertrain consulting company.
Dr. Pinson holds a PhD in Mechanical Engineering from Penn State, a master’s degree from Clemson University and an MBA from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.