Meet AXEON Water Technologies' Leadership Team.

Augustin PavelCEO, AXEON Water Technologies

Mr. Pavel graduated from California State University San Marcos in 2003, earning a degree in Business Administration. During that same year he joined AXEON Water Technologies (formerly R.O. UltraTec USA, Inc.) and began the re-structuring and organization of the company. In late 2003, Mr. Pavel was appointed Vice President. Over the next 12 years, Mr. Pavel successfully increased the company’s revenues, while expanding its presence within the industry. In 2013, Mr. Pavel became majority shareholder of AXEON and was appointed Chief Executive Officer. For over a decade, Mr. Pavel has helped bring new products into the industry and has developed strong brand recognition that is well respected and accepted.

Henry AvinaVice President of Sales and Business Development, AXEON Water Technologies

Mr. Avina joined AXEON Water Technologies (formerly R.O. UltraTec USA, Inc.) in 1999 and had the opportunity to work with Augustin Pavel Sr. Mr. Avina established himself as an asset to the company when he became General Manager in 2003. He assisted in the advancement of product development, sales and marketing, as well as technical support. In 2010, Mr. Avina was promoted to Sales Manager where he successfully implemented an in-house customer and technical support center, as well as an account management team. Most recently, in 2015 he was promoted to the position of Vice President of Sales and Business Development and already he has made considerable contributions to establishing strategic partnerships within the industry and building AXEON’s customer base.

Trish Caudillo Operations Manager, AXEON Water Technologies

Ms. Caudillo joined AXEON Water Technologies in 2012 and earned the title of Purchasing Supervisor based on her 16 years of prior experience. In 2013, Ms. Caudillo graduated from California State University San Marcos, earning a degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Global Supply Chain Management. At that time she was promoted and given the responsibilities to manage AXEON’s materials and warehouse operations. In 2014, Ms. Caudillo was promoted to Operations Manager in which she oversees Purchasing, Scheduling, Production and Facilities. From 2006 to 2014, she served in the United States Marine Corps, where she gained leadership skills that have been called upon in her leadership role at the company. At this time, she is pursuing a certification in Six Sigma Black Belt.

Steve PeckEngineering Manager, AXEON Water Technologies

Mr. Peck joined AXEON Water Technologies in 2013 to lead the Engineering and Technical division of the firm. As Engineering Manager, Mr. Peck brings extensive experience within the disciplines of environmental engineering, water treatment, separation technology and membrane manufacturing. He completed his Chemical Engineering degree in 1987 at Carnegie Mellon University with a double major in Public Policy and minors in Biomedical Engineering and Industrial Management (Tepper School of Business). From 1987 to 2004, he worked at some of the most prestigious engineering and design firms in North America. From 2005 to present, he has worked for water treatment OEMs focusing on product development, commercialization, applications engineering and manufacturing of membranes, chemicals and RO package systems for the commercial, industrial and municipal sectors. Mr. Peck is a licensed Professional Engineer in the states of Colorado, California and Kansas.