Mark Blinn retires as Flowserve’s CEO and President

Flowserve Corporation today announced that Mark Blinn plans to retire as President, Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors. To ensure an orderly transition, Mr. Blinn will remain in those roles until the appointment of his successor.
Mr. Blinn joined Flowserve in October of 2004 and was named CEO in October of 2009. During his tenure as CEO, the Company has delivered a total shareholder return of approximately 64 percent, and have focused on restructuring our business, optimizing our manufacturing footprint and realigning our workforce to position the Company for growth and value creation through the current market cycle and beyond.