Nick L. Stanage, president of Stamford composites manufacturer Hexcel Corp., has added the title and chores of chief operating officer.
Stanage, 53, has been president since November 2009, the company said.
He joined Hexcel after serving as president of the heavy vehicle products business of Dana Holding Corp.
He earned his MBA from Notre Dame and a BS in mechanical engineering from Western Michigan University.
Hexcel makes robust, lightweight composites for wind-turbine blades, airliners and other industrial products.