Tim Eckersley is senior vice president and president of the Americas region for Allegion.
In this role, he is responsible for leading Allegion’s Americas-based business, which accounts for $1.5 billion in revenue, and employs more than 5,500 people across Canada, Latin America and the United States. The Americas organization is responsible for several of Allegion’s core brands, including Schlage, LCN and Von Duprin.
Most recently, Tim was Ingersoll Rand’s president of Commercial Americas. In this role, Tim oversaw full profit and loss responsibility for all commercial products and channels in the Americas for the Security Technology sector. Tim also led the development and execution of new business strategies and was sharply focused on delivering innovative new products and services to the security marketplace.
A 25-year veteran in high growth technology industries, Tim has a wealth of experience in general management, sales, product portfolio management, major technology partnerships, and strategy within the electronics and telecommunications industries.
Prior to joining Ingersoll Rand in November 2007, Tim was senior vice president of customer and market operations for Nokia in North America. In this role, he was responsible for its multi-billion dollar mobile device business. At Nokia, Tim also held several senior leadership positions within the network infrastructure business.
Before that, Tim was executive vice president at Comsearch, a telecommunications consulting company in Virginia.
Tim received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Texas at Arlington.