Kimberly K. Ryan


Kimberly (Kim) Ryan has been President of Coperion GmbH since September 2015 and also oversees the Company’s Abel and Rotex businesses. Ms. Ryan was named a Senior Vice President of Hillenbrand in April 2011. Prior to being appointed President of Coperion, Ms. Ryan served as President of Batesville.

Since 2014, she has also served on the Board of Directors of Kimball International, Inc., including as a member of the Audit Committee and as Board Chair since November 2018. She was appointed to the Board of Directors of Conexus Indiana in December 2018.

Prior to joining Hillenbrand from 2006 until 2011, Ms. Ryan served as Senior Vice President, North America, Post-Acute Care of Hill-Rom Holdings. Prior to that, she held various senior and leadership roles at Hillenbrand Industries, Inc., our former parent, and its subsidiaries, including leading its Turnaround Program, Shared Services, and Information Technology from 2005 to 2007, and from 2000 to 2005 serving in roles including Vice President, Shared Services; Vice President, Batesville Business Information Systems; and Director, Enterprise Systems. Ms. Ryan began her career with Batesville in 1989, holding positions of increasing responsibility within Batesville and the Company’s former parent in finance, strategy, operations, logistics, and information technology.