David D. Petratis

David D. Petratis
David D. Petratis
CEO, Allegion plc

David (Dave) D. Petratis is president, chairman and chief of executive officer of Allegion, a $2 billion provider of security solutions for homes and businesses. Prior to being named CEO of Allegion, Dave served as chairman, president and CEO of Houston-based Quanex Building Products Corporation, maker of engineered materials and components for building products. Under his leadership, Dave guided Quanex through one of the construction industry’s toughest economic periods. Before joining Quanex in 2008, Dave served as president and CEO of the North American operating division of Schneider Electric, a market-leading brand of electrical distribution and industrial control products, systems and services. He also served as COO of the company before his promotion in 2004.