Edwin "Ed" M. Boone
Interim President, Emerson Asia-Pacific
Vice President and General Manager, Emerson Philippines
Ed Boone is interim president of Emerson Asia-Pacific, effective July 2017. In this role, he is responsible for Emerson’s corporate operations and strategic development in the Asia-Pacific region. In addition, Boone serves as vice president and general manager of Emerson Philippines, a position he has held since April 2016. He leads Emerson Manila Shared Services which provides global support for the company and its customers in the areas of accounting, customer support, finance, information technology, human resources, marketing, business development, and supply chain management.
Boone has more than 25 years of experience in Emerson. Prior to his current roles, he was the vice president overseeing Emerson’s Asia-Pacific supply chain operations from 2011 to 2016.
Boone began his career in Emerson as a plant manager for the Specialty Motor business in 1989. He moved to Air Moving Motors in 1993 as director of operations, and in 1995 was named vice president for North America operations for Specialty and Air Moving Motors. In 2000, he was promoted to vice president and general manager of Emerson’s Commercial and Industrial Motors (CIM) business, overseeing its global operations. He was named president of Emerson Hermetic Motors in 2002, and then served as president of the Branson Ultrasonics business from 2006-2011.
Boone received a bachelor’s degree in mathematics from the University of Western Ontario and a master’s degree in business administration from Washington University.