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Standex Names New President for Food Service Equipment Group

Danaher Corp. veteran De Greef-Safft to lead the multiline foodservice equipment manufacturer.

Standex International Corporation named Anne De Greef-Safft as president of its Food Service Equipment Group. De Greef-Safft joins Standex from Danaher Corporation, where she served most recently as vice president, strategic development – Danaher Sensors & Controls.

De Greef-Safft held various leadership positions within Danaher since 2002. From 2009 through 2014, De Greef-Safft was president of Danaher's Gems, Setra, Sonix and Anderson Companies, where she directed the worldwide operations, marketing and sales, engineering, accounting and human resources functions of these businesses. During her time at Danaher, she also served as a board director for Senstronics from 2009 to 2014, president of Leica Biosystems from 2007 to 2009, president of Hach Lange Europe from 2005 to 2007, and president of Anderson Companies.