Project Description

CarterBaldwin and Tecumseh Products Company are pleased to announce that Ryan Lee Burns has joined the company as Vice President of Engineering. Ryan will report directly to Tecumseh CEO Harold Karp and will have global responsibility for driving innovation and collaboration across engineering hubs in North America, India, Brazil and France.

Ryan is a dynamic executive with more than 20 years’ experience providing product development, engineering, and operations management leadership at the Lear Corporation. He has three years of international experience leading engineering operations in Germany and China. Ryan holds an MBA from Michigan State’s and a BSME from Michigan Tech.

Tecumseh Products Company is a global manufacturer of hermetically sealed compressors for residential and specialty air conditioning, household refrigerators and freezers, and commercial refrigeration applications, including air conditioning and refrigeration compressors, as well as condensing units, heat pumps and complete refrigeration systems. For further information about Tecumseh’s products, visit