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Mr Patrick Decker

President and Chief Executive Officer, Xylem Inc.


Patrick Decker was named President and Chief Executive Officer of Xylem in March 2014, and he also serves on the Xylem Board of Directors.

Mr. Decker joined Xylem from Harsco Corporation, a global industrial services company where he was President and CEO since 2012. Prior to that, he served in several leadership roles at Tyco International, including President of Tyco Flow Control, where he grew revenue significantly in emerging markets and executed the company’s largest acquisitions in Brazil and the Middle East.

Earlier in his career, Mr. Decker held progressively responsible financial leadership positions at Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, including nine years in Latin America and Asia. He started his career with Price Waterhouse LLP.

Mr. Decker serves on the Bipartisan Policy Centre’s Executive Council on Infrastructure, the Infrastructure Committee for the U.S. Business Roundtable, and the advisory council for the Dean of the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.