Barry Ruffalo

Barry Ruffalo has over 20 years of experience as a leader who excels in dynamic, demanding global business environments requiring pragmatic, strategic, operational and market-focused leadership. Throughout his career, Mr. Ruffalo has been a driving force for operational, product innovation and overall global business performance.

Since August of 2019, Barry Ruffalo has served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Astec Industries. Prior to joining Astec Industries, Mr. Ruffalo was employed by Valmont Industries, a global producer of highly-engineered fabricated metal products, where he had increasingly progressive roles in the areas of Operational Excellence, Energy & Mining and most recently as Group President of Global Engineered Support Structures. Preceding his career at Valmont Industries, Mr. Ruffalo served terms as President of the Irrigation and of the Infrastructure divisions at Lindsay Corporation, a global leader in proprietary water management and road infrastructure products and services.

He spent over 11 years with Case New Holland in many progressive professional positions.