Viking Pump Announces Appointment of New President

Viking Pump announces Fenton Challgren has been named President of Chemical, Food & Process.

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IDEX Corporation recently announced the promotion of Fenton Challgren to President of Chemical, Food & Process (CFP) which includes three business units: Viking Pump, Wright Flow Technologies, located in Cedar Falls, IA, and Richter Chemie, located in Kempen Germany.

Challgren has been with IDEX Corporation for six years and has demonstrated superior leadership and achieved outstanding results and growth. His most recent role has been General Manager of Viking Pump which recently celebrated its 100 year anniversary in 2011.

“The opportunity to lead the CFP group is very exciting,” says Challgren. “I look forward to working with the high performing, customer focused teams both in Cedar Falls and in Germany.”