Yokogawa Corp. of America has announced that Chet Mroz has been named president and chief operating officer of Yokogawa’s North American operations. Based in Yokogawa’s Sugar Land, Texas, office, Mroz is responsible for all day-to-day operations in North America.

Throughout his career, Mroz has run businesses for Foxboro, Texas Instruments, and ABB and has held global leadership positions in the United States, Middle East, Europe, and Asia. During the last eight years, Mroz has advised Yokogawa on a variety of projects.