Posted April 9, 2019

Ingersoll Rand names new general counsel

Ingersoll Rand announced Evan Turtz as senior vice president and general counsel, effective immediately.

He will serve as an officer of the company and be responsible for strategic leadership and oversight of Ingersoll Rand’s legal and compliance affairs worldwide.

“Evan has strong expertise in corporate law and governance matters, and a deep knowledge of our businesses and global markets,” said Michael W. Lamach, chairman and chief executive of Ingersoll Rand. “His breadth of legal experience and sound counsel make him a terrific addition to our executive leadership team as we continue to grow our company sustainably.”

Turtz joined Ingersoll Rand in 2004 and has held progressive legal leadership roles. Most recently, he served as Ingersoll Rand’s deputy general counsel and corporate secretary, and general counsel for Ingersoll Rand’s Industrial businesses. Previously, he led Ingersoll Rand’s labor and employment practice, and has also served as director of litigation. Prior to Ingersoll Rand, Turtz worked with private law firms, most recently McCarter & English, LLP. He holds a Juris Doctor from the Washington University School of Law in St. Louis, Missouri, and a Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.