Kevan Lawlor has been named president and CEO of NSF International, effective Sept. 10. Lawlor previously held the positions of CFO, senior vice president of Food Safety, and president of NSF International Strategic Registrations, Ltd.

He replaces Dr. Dennis Mangino, who retired after a nine-year career with NSF. According to NSF Board Chairman Charles Depew, “Under Mangino’s leadership, NSF more than quadrupled in size through expansion of its public health and safety services. The Board expresses its deep appreciation for Mangino’s contributions and for his dedication to global public health.”

NSF is a not-for-profit, non-governmental organization that provides product certification and safety audits for the food and water industries.