Leadership and

Board of Directors

Joseph B. Hayek

Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Worthington Industries, Inc.

Joseph B. Hayek was named vice president and chief financial officer (CFO) of Worthington Industries in October of 2018. 

Hayek joined Worthington in April 2014, as vice president of mergers & acquisitions and corporate development.  In April 2017, he was named general manager of the Company’s oil and gas equipment business.
Prior to joining Worthington, Hayek was the president of Sarcom, a $600 million IT solutions provider and the largest subsidiary of PCM, Inc. He also served as PCM’s executive vice president of corporate development and investor relations from 2008 to 2012.  Prior to PCM, Hayek spent 10 years in investment banking with Raymond James and Wachovia.    

Hayek serves on the board of trustees of the Community Shelter Board and the board of advisors of the Fishel Company.  He earned his bachelor’s degree from Miami University and MBA from Duke University, where he was named a Rollins Scholar.  He resides in Columbus with his wife and three children.

Worthington Industries is a leading global diversified metals manufacturing company with 2019 fiscal year sales of $3.8 billion.  Headquartered in Columbus, Ohio, Worthington is North America’s premier value-added steel processor providing customers with wide ranging capabilities, products and services for a variety of markets including automotive, construction and agriculture; a global leader in manufacturing pressure cylinders for propane, refrigerant, and industrial gases and for cryogenic applications, water well tanks for commercial and residential uses, CNG and LNG storage, transportation and alternative fuel tanks, oil & gas equipment, and consumer products for camping, grilling, hand torch solutions and helium balloon kits; and a manufacturer of operator cabs for heavy mobile industrial equipment; laser welded blanks for light weighting applications; automotive racking solutions; and through joint ventures, complete ceiling grid solutions; automotive tooling and stampings; and steel framing for commercial construction.  Worthington employs approximately 10,500 people and operates 70 facilities in 7 countries.