Honeywell (NYSE: HON), Morris Plains, NJ, has appointed Michael G. Nefkens president and CEO of its Homes business, effective May 14. Nefkens will report to Gary Michel, president and CEO of Honeywell Home and Building Technologies, until the Homes business spins off later this year.
Nefkens was executive vice president and general manager, enterprise services for Hewlett Packard Enterprise.
Honeywell announced last October plans to spin off the Homes product portfolio and ADI global distribution business into a separate, publicly traded company. The spin is expected to be complete by the end of the year.