Curtis Jewell

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Curtis Jewell serves as ESAB Corporation’s general counsel and corporate secretary. He leads ESAB’s legal team, advises the executive team on legal strategy, and acts as the company’s legal representative. Jewell became ESAB Corporation’s general counsel in 2019 and was appointed senior vice president and corporate secretary in 2021. He has significant experience leading legal teams through complex acquisitions and cross-border initiatives while driving process improvement.

Prior to his appointment at ESAB Corporation, he was the corporate secretary of Colfax Corporation, where he held roles of increasing responsibility since joining in February 2011. Before joining Colfax, Jewell was in private practice at Hogan Lovells LLP, where he focused on securities law, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and capital market transactions. He began his legal career at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP in New York.

Curtis Jewell earned his bachelor’s degree in philosophy and political science from Washington University in St. Louis and his Juris Doctor from The University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, where he also received a Certificate of Study in business and public policy from the Wharton School.