Our Purpose Statement

To apply our materials science, engineering and manufacturing expertise to position our customers to win.

Our Core Values

We operate the business as owners

We innovate and deliver solutions that drive our customers’ success

We learn together and improve every day

We listen to, respect, and engage with one another

We value the cultures and support the communities where we operate

We value the environment and are committed to sustainability.

Our Clients

Clients Our clients span a wide range of markets and industries. They create drill bits, cut diapers, polish optical materials, draw wire, manufacture cans, cut metal, and so much more. To perform these functions efficiently and reliably, our customers require quality materials that can withstand the most demanding applications.

Simply put, we make the materials and provide the expertise our clients need to develop new, better, and innovative manufacturing solutions. We position our customers to win through increased production, improved efficiency, and reduced costs through superior quality and reliability.


Our Family of Companies

Backed by private equity firm KKR, we are continuously acquiring extended brands. Our growing portfolio includes:

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Leadership Team


Ron Voigt
Chief Executive Officer

Brian Coate
Senior Vice President, General Counsel

Alexandra Kusoffsky
Senior Vice President, Hyperion Europe and General Manager, Carbide Powder

Rosemary Pitts
Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Marcy Ungar
Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Biju Varghese
Senior Vice President, Engineered Solutions and Research & Development

Ron Brogle
Vice President, Corporate Development

Matthew Seymour
Vice President, Marketing

Board of Directors

Allison Aden
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Cavco Industries

Arno Friedrichs
Founder, AFC Hartmetall

Kevin Layne
Executive Advisor, KKR

Michael Marn
Executive Advisor, KKR

Robert Recer
Director, KKR

Alissa Song
Principal, KKR

Ron Voigt
Chief Executive Officer, Hyperion Materials & Technologies

Josh Weisenbeck
Partner, KKR

Robert L. Wood
Partner, The McChrystal Group