Johnson Controls Inc. announced the appointments Alex Molinaroli as vice chairman and Brian Kesseler has as vice president and president of the Glendale-based company’s Power Solutions business.
The Johnson Controls board of directors also elected Kesseler as a corporate officer.
Both executives have long career histories at Johnson Controls. Molinaroli joined the company in 1983 and has served as president of Power Solutions since 2007. He was elected a corporate officer in 2004, and has held a series of leadership positions in the Johnson Controls Building Efficiency business.
Kesseler began his Johnson Controls career in 1994 in the Automotive Experience business, and most recently has been serving as chief operating officer for Power Solutions.
“Both Alex and Brian have been outstanding contributors to our company’s sustained success for decades, and these appointments greatly strengthen our strategic and leadership capabilities for today and the future,” said Stephen Roell, chairman and chief executive officer of Johnson Controls.