ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (PRWeb) – May 22, 2019 – America II Group, Inc. (America II), a portfolio company of Wynnchurch Capital, LLC (“Wynnchurch”), announced today that it has appointed Frank Cavallaro as Chief Executive Officer.
With more than 25 years of successful leadership experience within the global technology distribution industry, Mr. Cavallaro is a seasoned executive who brings global market strategy and deep operating expertise to America II. Mr. Cavallaro has served as CEO of Converge (acquired by Arrow Electronics in 2010) and TotalTrax. Additionally, he has held senior executive roles at Arrow Electronics and NECX. With domain expertise in international management, selling strategies, sales organizations and global sourcing operations, Mr. Cavallaro is recognized as an industry leader within global technology distribution.
Mr. Cavallaro said, “I am thrilled about the opportunity to serve as Chief Executive Officer of America II and to partner with the current leadership team and Wynnchurch to lead the Company through its next phase of growth. I look forward to continuing America II’s strong track record of success and taking advantage of the significant opportunities in front of us.”
Frank Hayes, Wynnchurch Managing Partner, said, “We are delighted to announce that Frank Cavallaro has joined America II as its CEO. Frank brings tremendous leadership skills and experience, having led Converge Electronics in its early formative days, and through its ultimate sale to Arrow Electronics. With America II’s recent acquisition of Advanced MP, Frank is uniquely qualified to guide this growing, market leading electronics distribution platform.”
About America II:
Founded in 1989 and headquartered in St. Petersburg, Florida, America II is a global leader in electronic component distribution and supply chain services serving a broad array of products for use in higher value-add applications across diversified end-markets including industrial controls and sensors, medical devices, data networks, internet-connected products and material handling/transportation equipment. America II has distribution capabilities and offices in the U.S., UK, Germany, Hungary, China, Japan, Singapore and Mexico. For more information, please visit: www.americaii.com
Kristofer Strong, Marketing Director
America II Electronics