Sundaram Nagarajan

President and Chief Executive Officer, Nordson Corporation

Sundaram Nagarajan

Sundaram “Naga” Nagarajan has served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Nordson Corporation, a publicly traded, innovative, precision technology company, since 2019. Prior to joining Nordson, Mr. Nagarajan held roles of increasing responsibility with Illinois Tool Works Inc. from 1995 to 2019, including serving as the Executive Vice President, ITW Automotive OEM Segment from 2015 to 2019. Mr. Nagarajan serves on the Board of Directors of Nordson Corporation, Greater Cleveland Partnership, and the Lorain County Community College Foundation and the Board of Trustees of Manufacturers Alliance. Mr. Nagarajan served as a director of Sonoco Products Company from 2015 to 2022 and is a former trustee of the Hobart Institute of Welding Technology.

   Member of Audit Committee
   Member of Compensation Committee


Among Mr. Nagarajan’s experience, qualifications, attributes and skills for which he is considered a valuable member of the Board of Directors, Mr. Nagarajan is a public company Chief Executive Officer, has experience in the diversified industrial sector, and has expertise in managing complex global businesses.