Elkay Makes Changes to Senior Leadership Team

Bryan English added to Global Leadership Team

OAK BROOK, Ill. (September 10, 2018) – Elkay announced today that Bryan English, Vice President of Corporate Finance, will join the company's Senior Leadership Team, reporting to John Pendergast, Chief Financial Officer.

 

In his expanded leadership capacity, Bryan will focus on leading the Finance function and building capabilities to support Elkay's global growth strategies, facilitating company-wide strategic financial planning and forecasting in support of company investment decisions, and coordinating strategy creation and review with the GLT and our Board of Directors.

 

"Bryan is a thoughtful and accomplished young leader," says Jahnke. "His business savvy, financial acumen, and insightful, "big picture" sensibility are complemented by a keen, strategic mind. Bryan consistently cuts through the risks and opportunities presented by changing business circumstances to offer well-reasoned recommendations that lead Elkay to favorable outcomes. We are proud to add Bryan to our senior leadership ranks."

 

Bryan joined Elkay in October 2009. In October 2011, Bryan was promoted to Corporate Planning/Reporting Manager where he was accountable for facilitating and administering the budgeting and financial forecasting process, developing and maintaining Elkay's cost and profitability application, and overseeing the financial reporting function. In January 2013, Bryan was promoted to Finance Director, with full responsibility for all financial planning, forecasting, reporting, and analytics for all Elkay's company reporting units, including all management reporting.

Bryan joined Elkay in October 2009. In October 2011, Bryan was promoted to Corporate Planning/Reporting Manager where he was accountable for facilitating and administering the budgeting and financial forecasting process, developing and maintaining Elkay's cost and profitability application, and overseeing the financial reporting function. In January 2013, Bryan was promoted to Finance Director, with full responsibility for all financial planning, forecasting, reporting, and analytics for all Elkay's company reporting units, including all management reporting.

Bryan graduated from Northeastern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. He earned his CPA certification in 2008. He is currently completing his MBA at the University of Chicago's Booth School of Business.

 

About Elkay

Family owned since 1920, Elkay offers high-quality, innovative plumbing products and delivers excellent customer service. Like your family, Elkay has values and traditions that endure; like a commitment to sustainability and to our country. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Illinois, Elkay is an American-owned and -operated company, providing thousands of jobs that support our families and communities. We are proud to be America’s No. 1 selling kitchen sink company.