Michael Roman has been appointed as executive vice president of 3M's Industrial Business group, effective immediately. He replaces Brad Sauer, who retires on 1 June.

Roman is currently senior vice president, business development. Roman is a 25-year 3M veteran whose accomplishments include heading multiple divisions and serving as managing director, 3M Korea.

Jon Lindekugel has been appointed senior vice president, business development, replacing Roman, effective immediately. Lindekugel is currently vice president and general manager, Health Information Systems, and brings deep experience in 3M's manufacturing and technical areas, including success in the Health Care Business group.