Modine names executive vice president

Modine Manufacturing has hired Thomas Burke to the newly created position of executive vice president. Burke will be responsible for the company’s North American automotive and commercial HVAC divisions, fuel cell products group, corporate information technology and environmental, health, safety and security departments. Burke spent the past nine years with Visteon, where he was most recently vice president of North American manufacturing operations. Before working for Visteon, he spent 13 years with Ford’s climate-control division in a variety of engineering and operations positions in the U.S. and Mexico.