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Donald A. Nolan

Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Kennametal Inc.

From November 2014 to February 2016, President and Chief Executive Officer of Kennametal Inc., a global industrial technology leader delivering productivity through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions to customers across the aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation industries. Our director since 2013. Member of our Audit Committee and Compensation Committee.

Previously Mr. Nolan was President of the Materials Group for Avery Dennison Corporation, a global leader in labeling and packaging materials and solutions, since 2008. Prior to joining Avery Dennison Corporation, he served in various executive capacities for Valspar Corporation, a global leader in the paint and coatings industry, from 1996 to 2008, including Senior Vice President, Global Packaging and Automotive Coatings; Vice President, Global Packaging; Vice President, Packaging Coatings – Americas; and other marketing and sales and general management positions. Prior to joining Valspar Corporation, Mr. Nolan served in various marketing and sales positions with Loctite Corporation, Ashland Chemical Company and General Electric Company.

Age: 57 Director since: 2013 Independent Director: Yes Committees:  Audit
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