Wedekind New Volvo CE VP

Posted on April 13, 2011

The personnel changes at Volvo’s construction equipment group continues as Eberhard Wedekind, has been named executive vice president, sales & marketing at Volvo CE effective May 1. Wedekind, who will be based in the Volvo CE HQ office in Brussels, Belgium replaces Scott Hall who, as previously announced, becomes president of Volvo Rents in Shippensburg, Pa.

Wedekind, who has been with Volvo for 16 years, and was most recently president of Region Asia, based in Singapore, since 2005. Prior to that, he was vice president marketing & sales for the Compact Equipment Business Line, senior vice president global marketing, and senior vice president processes and systems, both at Volvo CE HQ.

In the interim Stanley Huang, CFO for Region Asia, will serve as acting head of Region Asia.