Posted February 5, 2021

Galco Industrial Electronics names new CEO

Galco Industrial Electronics, an industrial electronic components distributor, has appointed Allison Sabia as chief executive officer, replacing Mike Conwell, who is retiring.

Allison SabiaSabia joined Galco as president and chief operating officer in November 2020. Before joining Galco, she held roles with Arrow Electronics over a 23-year tenure, most recently serving as VP and Global GM of Arrow Digital.

“I am excited and honored to join Galco, an eCommerce leader within the electronics distribution industry,” said Sabia. “The company’s impressive digital capabilities paired with its expert product knowledge and customer service provide an unmatched value proposition to its customers and excellent reach for its vendors. I look forward to building upon Galco’s competitive advantages and accelerating growth in the years to come.”

“Allison has tremendous experience and brings a demonstrated track record of driving growth within electronics components distribution through digital commerce,” said Conwell,. “We believe that Allison’s leadership will allow Galco to improve its digital capabilities while expanding its available inventory, which in turn will greatly benefit both Galco’s customers and vendors. We are thrilled that Allison will be our next CEO and are optimistic that she will continue to drive growth across all of our business segments.”

Conwell will remain with Galco as a key strategic advisor and continue to serve on the company’s board of directors.

Headquartered in Madison Heights, Michigan, Galco is a provider of industrial and commercial electrical and electronic controls, automation and motion products, repair, and engineering services.