Leadership Team

Robert L. Carpio, III

President, Porex, Filtration Group

Mr. Carpio is President of Porex, which is making the world safer, healthier and more productive through innovative solutions for humans and businesses around the world.


Most recently as President of IAQ’s Purafil business, he and his team dramatically grew sales & profitability through an intense focus on the customer, firmly establishing Purafil as the global leader in gas phase chemical filtration.


Prior to Filtration Group, Mr. Carpio served as Group Vice President at Precision Castparts Corporation (a Berkshire Hathaway company), where he had full P&L responsibility for a $400 million aerospace parts manufacturing business in North America and led the turnaround of multiple CNC machining facilities. Previously, Mr. Carpio held positions of increasing, global responsibility in engineering & operations at Alcoa Corporation, which he joined after serving as a client engagement manager for McKinsey & Company. He proudly began his career in the United States Army.


Mr. Carpio graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point with a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering. He also holds a master’s degree in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma and a MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School.