management team

Phil Elovic - General Manager

Phil Elovic - General Manager

Phil Elovic joined Krausz as General Manager in August, 2019.

Phil has over 25 years of leadership experience in both the water and technology industries. Prior to joining the company, he served in multiple executive roles where he was responsible for general management, strategy, and business development for leading global companies.

Phil’s background also includes diversified experience in engineering and product development in several technologies and applications, including AI, machine learning, cloud computing, process and piping design and product engineering.

Phil is a graduate of the Technion, Israel in Mechanical Engineering.

Calanit Bar-Am

Calanit Bar-Am

VP Marketing & Business Development - Calanit has over 15 years of broad international business experience integrating strategic planning and execution, marketing and sales in various sectors, including high-tech, industrial and water. Her professional achievements include establishment of joint ventures and collaboration agreements with international partners, establishment of operations in new markets, and management of successful M&A processes.

Calanit is responsible for managing global business development activities, marketing and product management as well as oversees sales in the North American market. 

Calanit holds a BA in Economics and an MBA, both from Tel-Aviv University; and a PhD in Economic Geography from the University of California Davis.

Alistair Edwards

Alistair Edwards

Vice President of Operations - Alistair is a senior officer of Krausz USA bringing more than 17 years of experience in the water industry and previously 10 years in Electricity metering in Europe and Asia. His background is in manufacturing and product development. He lead the team that established manufacturing facilities in Mexico and Puerto Rico whilst based in the USA. Previous to this he was responsible for product development in Europe and South America.

At Krausz USA he was responsible for setting up the Operations in 2013 and is currently responsible for directing Krausz USA operations in Ocala, Florida and supporting warehouses in USA.

Alistair has a Bachelors Honors Degree in Manufacturing and Engineering from Napier University in Scotland and Post Graduate degree in Manufacturing Management from Coventry University in England.

 

 

Cindy Kransler

Cindy Kransler

Vice President of Sales – Cindy brings over 30 years’ experience in the water industry to Krausz USA. She spent time selling both as a distributor as well as for major companies in the water and wastewater industry. Cindy’s responsibility is to direct the North American Sales Team and she is a member of several national water industry associations.