Christian S. Na to join Xylem Inc. as General Counsel

  Christian S. Na to join Xylem Inc. as General Counsel

Business Wire

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- November 13, 2012

Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company focused on
addressing the world’s most challenging water issues, today announced the
appointment of Christian S. Na as Senior Vice President, General Counsel and
Corporate Secretary, effective December 3. He will report directly to Gretchen
McClain, President and Chief Executive Officer of Xylem, and his nomination to
become a corporate officer of Xylem will be presented to the company's board
of directors on December 13, 2012.

“We’re very pleased to welcome Christian to our leadership team,” said
McClain. “His diverse legal experience in several global industrial companies
has given him a broad background that aligns nicely with our business, and we
look forward to his contributions.”

Since 2010, Na, 41, has served as Deputy General Counsel of CIRCOR
International, Inc., a global manufacturer specializing in highly engineered
industrial products, where he has managed the day-to-day legal affairs of the
company and its subsidiaries worldwide. From 2007 to 2010, Na was Group Vice
President & General Counsel at Danaher’s Product Identification Division.
Prior to that, he was General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, U.S.,
Asia-Pacific & Latin America, for Mitel Networks, Inc., during which time he
also served as part-time Adjunct Professor at the George Washington
University, Elliott School of International Affairs. Earlier in his career he
worked at national law firms in Washington, D.C. and started his career as
Assistant Corporation Counsel for the City of Boston.

He received a Bachelor of Arts degree, cum laude, from Boston University, and
his Juris Doctor degree from Boston University School of Law.

He succeeds Frank Jimenez, who left the company earlier this year.

About Xylem Inc.

Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers
to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility,
residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural
settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through a
number of market-leading product brands, and its people bring broad
applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the
world’s most challenging water and wastewater problems. Launched in 2011 from
the spinoff of the water-related businesses of ITT Corporation, Xylem is
headquartered in White Plains, N.Y., with 2011 revenues of $3.8 billion and
12,500 employees worldwide. In 2012, Xylem was named to the Dow Jones
Sustainability World Index for advancing sustainable business practices and
solutions worldwide.

The name Xylem is derived from classical Greek and is the tissue that
transports water in plants, highlighting the engineering efficiency of our
water-centric business by linking it with the best water transportation of all
-- that which occurs in nature. For more information, please visit us at


Xylem Inc.
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