Shyam Kambeyanda

CEO of ESAB and Colfax Executive Vice President

Shyam Kambeyanda most recently served as president of the American region for Eaton Corporation’s hydraulics group, where he oversaw all the company’s operations in the region. He was also responsible for developing growth strategies to build Eaton’s overall presence and success in India. Mr. Kambeyanda joined Eaton in 1995 in the automotive group and has held a variety of positions of increasing responsibility in engineering, quality, e-commerce, product strategy, and operations management in the U.S., Mexico, Europe, and Asia.

Mr. Kambeyanda holds bachelor’s degrees in physics and general science from Coe College in Iowa and in electrical engineering from Iowa State University. He also holds a master’s degree in business administration from Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.