Bawel named to German American board

From Local Sources

JASPER — German American Bancorp Inc. announced Friday that Zachary W. Bawel has been appointed to its board of directors, effective Sunday. Bawel has also been appointed to the board’s Compensation Committee and to the board of directors of the company’s bank subsidiary, German American Bank.


Bawel has served since July 2013 on German American’s regional advisory board for the Dubois, Perry, and Spencer County markets.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in finance from Indiana University Kelley School of Business and is president and chief operating officer of Jasper Engines & Transmissions. He has over 30 years of sales, distribution and management experience with the company, having served as president since 2011.

Bawel currently also serves on the executive committee and on the board of directors of Jasper Engines and is a member of the advisory board of WireCrafters LLC, the nation’s leading manufacturer of woven and welded wire partitions and other related material handling products.

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