Clifford previously served as executive VP of the company and will continue to report to CEO George Fotiades under his new role.
“Over the past sixteen months, Peter has distinguished himself as executive VP and COO. He has demonstrated exceptional leadership of our actions to address the impact of the COVID crisis and has been an invaluable partner to me in setting the direction for Cantel 2.0 and its growth programs. This promotion not only recognizes his record of accomplishment but his passion for the company and advocacy of our core values,” Fotiades said in a news release.
Clifford has more than 25 years of manufacturing and industrial experience. Prior to joining Cantel, he served as VP of operations, finance and information technology of IDEX and has held a number of leadership roles at General Electric.