Management Team

Dave Perrotta
Dave PerrottaDirector & Business Unit Manager
Dave joined the company in 2004 and has led AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection operations, production, engineering, and customer service teams. Under Dave’s leadership, AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection has introduced over 30 new products, developed ten technology patents, and has expanded and improved our manufacturing capabilities. Dave has an extensive background in operations and engineering management at leading technology companies such as General Electric and MTS Systems. He has a Bachelors of Science in Electrical Engineering from Worchester Polytechnic Institute, a Masters in Business Administration from Baker College, is an active IEEE member, and is SPHR certified.
Rob Wood
Rob WoodDirector, Finance and Controller
Rob joined AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection in 2010 with a wealth of experience in operational finance leadership. He is an experienced financial executive in emerging, high growth, and middle-market companies including private-equity funding and post-acquisition integrations. Prior to joining the AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection management team, he was the Vice President and Controller at Burt’s Bees Inc., a Partner at Rankin McKenzie, LLC, the Controller at TogetherSoft, and an Audit Manager with Deloitte & Touche. He earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Fairfield University, is an avid swimmer, and loves cycling.
Dave D’Agostino
Dave D’AgostinoDirector, Sales
Dave has over seventeen years’ experience in the office equipment industry and has managed the AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection sales team for several years. Under his leadership, the company has nearly doubled its sales volume and has strengthened its position as the industry leader. Prior to AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, Dave served as General Manager at ComDoc Inc. for eight years, where he was responsible for operations of the Albany, NY branch. Dave earned his Bachelors of Science in Administration from State University of New York College at Oswego. He serves on a local School Board and is an active fundraiser to find a cure for Multiple Sclerosis.
Lauren Simmen
Lauren SimmenManager, Marketing
Lauren joined the company in 2012 as the Communications and Partner Support Director. In her tenure, she has held roles in marketing, inside and outside sales and customer support. Lauren has been in the industry for over a decade and has used her experience in multiple facets of the company to help drive the marketing and product development forward. Prior to joining AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, Lauren worked as an Account Executive at a tech public relations and marketing communications agency. Lauren has a Bachelor of Science in Marketing Communications from Johnson & Wales University. Lauren also sits on the Board of Directors for the NSCA Education Foundation.
Kent Dunn
Kent DunnBusiness Development Manager
As an energy technology executive, Kent has spent his career over the past two decades delivering innovative products and services into the market. Kent brings over 20 years of experience driving sales growth through direct sales efforts, strategic alliances and channel programs to the ESP and SurgeX brands. Prior to AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, Kent served as the director of sales for Comverge.