H-E Parts International (H-E Parts) today announced that Michael Coffey, currently COO, has been named CEO, effective this month. Former CEO, Steven McBrayer, will remain a director on H-E Parts’ board.
Mr. Coffey is a 25-year industry veteran in mining, minerals and construction equipment. He joined H-E Parts in 2008 as VP of Marketing before transitioning to COO in 2009. Prior to H-E Parts, Mr. Coffey held leadership roles of increasing responsibility at Oldcastle, Fluor and Komatsu. Mr. Coffey received his bachelor’s degree from Nyack College and MBA from Emory University’s Goizueta Business School.
Mr. McBrayer joined H-E Parts in 2006 as CFO, becoming CEO in 2014. Prior to joining H-E Parts, Mr. McBrayer was CFO of Lanier Worldwide, and held senior financial positions with Ricoh and Electrolux. He began his career at Ernst & Young. Mr. McBrayer received both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Tennessee, and graduated from Emory University’s Goizueta School of Business Executive Program.
“First off, I’d like to thank Steve. He’s been a friend, mentor and exceptional leader these past ten years. I am excited about this new opportunity, and look forward to seeing H-E Parts’ vision realized,” said Coffey. “H-E Parts has over 80 years of experience providing non-OEM heavy equipment parts, components and services. We will continue our trajectory of aggressive growth and providing solutions to our customers.”