Ferro Corp., a provider of performance materials for solar applications and other markets, has named John A. Fleischer vice president and chief information officer (CIO). He will be responsible for overseeing Ferro's global information technology function and the strategic direction of Ferro's information systems.
Fleischer recently served as director at Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. and CIO for North American Tire. Prior to working at NAT, Fleischer spent 11 years at T-Systems North America, a unit of Deutsche Telekom. Before joining T-Systems, he held technology project leadership roles at Federal-Mogul Corp., a global automotive parts manufacturer and distributor.