He is President and Chief Operating Officer of Eaton Corporation and, upon Mr. Cutler's retirement on May 31 of this year, will succeed Mr. Cutler as Chairman of the Company and Chief Executive Officer of Eaton Corporation. Mr. Arnold joined Eaton in 2000 as Senior Vice President and Group Executive of the Fluid Power Group. He most recently was Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer of the Industrial Sector. Mr. Arnold began his professional career with General Electric and held positions of increasing responsibility in e-commerce, sales, marketing and project management. He currently serves on the boards of Medtronic plc and University Hospitals Health System. He is a member of the advisory board of the Salvation Army of Greater Cleveland. Craig Arnold, will appoint as Chairman of the Company's Board and Chief Executive Officer of Eaton on June 1, 2016. Director of Eaton Corporation plc (September 1, 2015 - present), President and Chief Operating Officer of Eaton Corporation (September 1, 2015 - May 31, 2016), Vice Chairman and Chief Operating Officer - Industrial Sector of Eaton Corporation (February 1, 2009 - August 31, 2015).