PPG's David Navikas gets ready to retire
David Navikas, SVP strategic planning and corporate development for PPG Industries, is due to retire March 1.
“PPG has benefited greatly from David’s deep knowledge of our company’s strategic priorities and financial framework,” said Charles E. Bunch, PPG chairman and CEO. “He has been a key leader in driving the growth and transformation of our coatings business portfolio through his functional leadership and as a member of our executive and operating committees.”
Navikas has been with the company since 1995, when he joined as controller.
In 2000, he was named VP, followed by his appointment to SVP finance and CFO in 2011. He has been in his current role since August 2013.
Prior to PPG, he worked for Deloitte & Touche LLP for 22 years, where he was a partner and professional practice director of the Pittsburgh office.