The year Armstrong® brand was founded in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Mr. Wroe is Chairman of the Board and former Chief Executive Officer of Sensata Technologies, a $2 billion global sensing and protection solutions industrial manufacturer.
He serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors that governs Apex Tool Group, and is also a member of the Board’s Compensation Committee.
Mr. Wroe had a 34-year career with Texas Instruments, holding a variety of management assignments in operations, engineering, marketing, and business development across all of the businesses in TI’s Materials & Controls Division, where he was named President in 1995, and subsequently appointed Senior Vice President of Texas Instruments in 1998. The division was renamed Sensors & Controls in September 2000, and was purchased by Bain Capital in 2006. Mr. Wroe was named CEO of the business, renamed Sensata Technologies, in 2006 and served in that position until his retirement in 2012.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors of GT Advanced Technologies and the Chase Corporation, and is Chairman of the Board of Directors for Cape Cod Healthcare.