Mr. Bockhorst has been President and CEO of Badger Meter, Inc. since January 1, 2019 and served as its Chief Operating Officer prior to that. Mr. Gomez brings 35 years of Badger Meter institutional knowledge, engineering and business development expertise, having worked as Vice President – Engineering and Vice President - Business Development and Flow Instrumentation in the past. Mr. Gomez will provide the day-to-day leadership of Badger Meter Europa.
The reason for the change of Management is the retirement of Dr. Ing. Horst Gras at the age of 62 after 26 years of dedicated service. Mr. Gras has been instrumental to the growth and success of the international operations in Europe, the Middle East and Asia.
Badger Meter offers innovative flow metering and control solutions for smart water management, smart buildings and smart industrial processes, to help measure and protect the world’s most precious resource. “I am thrilled to be leading this great organization within Badger Meter Europa, with its commitment to high-quality products, innovative technology, and helping customers improve their processes.” says Gomez. “We have tremendous opportunity for growth, both organically and through strategic acquisitions. I look forward to continuing to work with this outstanding team to shape the future of conservation, consumption and process control”.