Larry W. Gies
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
Larry W. Gies is the Founder of Filtration Group Corporation and has served as our Board member since its founding in 2009 until the constitution of the Filtration Group Board in 2022. Mr. Gies is also the founder of Madison, a global industrial company, and has served as its, or its predecessors, Chief Executive Officer since 1994. Mr. Gies serves on the boards of Northwestern University, Amsted Industries and the Accelerate Institute. Mr. Gies received a Bachelors’ of Science degree from the University of Illinois’ Gies College of Business and a Masters in Management degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.