Thermal management technology and solutions, company, Modine Manufacturing has appointed Sylvia Stein, as vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary.

As vice president, Stein will serve as a legal adviser to Modine’s senior management team, business unit leaders, and board of directors. She will also lead the global Legal, Compliance and Intellectual Property functions.

Stein joins Modine with 25 years of experience in the legal field. Most recently, she was associate general counsel, Marketing and Regulatory at Kraft Heinz in Chicago, where she led the legal team for the US retail business units, food regulatory, marketing services and data privacy functions.

She received her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and her law degree from the University of Michigan Law School.
“We are thrilled to welcome Sylvia to our team,” said Modine president and CEO, Thomas Burke. “She possesses the right combination of legal experience, business knowledge and leadership skills to help Modine execute our global business strategies.”