Executive Leadership

Xylem's executive leadership team is led by Xylem Chief Executive Officer Patrick K. Decker and includes the global heads of marketing, finance, human resources, information technology and legal, as well as the leaders of our four growth centers.​​​

Patrick Decker

Patrick Decker

President and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Decker was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Xylem in March 2014. He also serves as a Director on the Board. As a leader in the water industry, Decker serves on the Energy and Environment Committee for the Business Roundtable, and as a member of the Bipartisan Policy Center's Executive Council on Infrastructure, which is developing recommendations on initiatives to encourage additional private sector investment in infrastructure to promote economic growth.​ Read full bio

Randy Bays

Senior Vice President and Advisor to the CEO

Randy Bays is Senior Vice President and Advisor to the CEO of Xylem.  In this role, he serves in an advisory role with a focus on Xylem’s global manufacturing operations. Read full bio​

Christian Blanc

SVP & President Europe Commercial Team

Christian Blanc leads Xylem’s commercial operations across Europe.  In this role, he is responsible for all sales and marketing strategy and execution with continued emphasis on operational improvement, growth and profitabilityRead full bio​

Tomas Brannemo

Senior Vice President and President Transport and Treatment and President, Xylem Europe Gmbh

As President of Xylem’s Transport and Treatment businesses, Tomas is responsible for all aspects of global operations including strategy, sales and marketing, product development, manufacturing, and supply chain for the strong product-focused brands in these businessesRead full bio

Jason Chapman

Interim Chief Information Officer and Vice President, Global Business Services

Jason Chapman is interim Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Vice President, Global Business Services for Xylem. In this role, he oversees the company’s information technology strategy development and execution to support Xylem’s global business. Read full bio​

David Flinton

Senior Vice President and President, Dewatering​

Dave Flinton was named Senior Vice President and President of Xylem's Dewatering business in September 2015.  He is responsible for the global operations including strategy, brand marketing, product development, manufacturing, and supply chainRead full bio

Jayanthi Iyengar

Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation and Technology Officer

Jayanthi (Jay) Iyengar joined Xylem in 2015 and is responsible for leading the Company’s global R&D, technology and innovation activities as well as evaluating the technological landscape and accelerating the Company’s customer-driven innovation agenda. Read full bio

Steven Leung

Senior Vice President and President, Emerging Markets

Steven Leung is responsible for leading Xylem’s commercial operations across the emerging markets, including China, Greater Asia, India, the Middle East, Africa and Latin America, as well as Australia and New Zealand. Read full bio​

Anthony Milando

Senior Vice President of Continuous Improvement and Business Transformation

Tony Milando joined Xylem in 2015 and is responsible for driving operational excellence and process simplification across the organizationRead full bio

Ken Napolitano

Senior Vice President and President, Americas Commercial Team and Applied Water Systems

Ken Napolitano is Senior Vice President and President of Xylem’s Americas Commercial Team and its Applied Water Systems business.  The Americas Commercial Team encompasses the sales and marketing strategy and execution for Xylem’s comprehensive portfolio of Applied Water, Dewatering, Transport and Treatment products and integrated solutions in North America and Latin America.  Read full bio

Mark Rajkowski

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Mark Rajkowski was named Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Xylem in March 2016.  Reporting to Xylem President and Chief Executive Officer Patrick Decker, he will lead the Company's global finance organization. Read full bio​

Colin R. Sabol

Senior Vice President and President, Sensus & Analytics

Colin Sabol is Senior Vice President and President of Xylem’s Sensus & Analytics business. He assumed this role in October 2017 and is responsible for all aspects of global operations for these businesses... Read full bio​​

Kairus Tarapore

Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

Kairus Tarapore leads the development and execution of the Company’s human resources strategy in support of Xylem’s business goals and strategic priorities.  Specifically, Mr. Tarapore oversees the areas of leadership and talent development, talent acquisition, performance management, HR technology strategy, and global compensation and rewards. Read full bio​

Claudia S. Toussaint

Claudia Toussaint

Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Claudia Toussaint is responsible for the legal, compliance and environmental, health & safety functions at Xylem.  She was named Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Xylem in October 2014Read full bio

Joseph P. Vesey

Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

Joe Vesey is Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for Xylem Inc., leading the Company’s marketing function, focusing on the unique needs of customers in specific industry verticals, expanding digital marketing efforts, building commercial excellence and further developing key account management capabilities and integrated IT efforts to accelerate commercial excellence. Joe also oversees Global Public Affairs and Branding, as well as a key leadership role in the Xylem Watermark program and corporate citizenship activities. Read full bio