Huibers New President For Volvo Penta In U.S.

Posted on August 17, 2012

Ron Huibers has been appointed the new president of Volvo Penta of the Americas, succeeding Clint Moore who announced his retirement earlier this year. The move is effective Sept. 1.

Huibers has been with the Volvo Group for 20 years, most recently serving as president of Sales & Marketing North America for Volvo Trucks Americas. He has also held positions at Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Financial Services, Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks.

In his new role, Huibers will have responsibility for Volvo Penta´s sales, marketing and aftermarket operations in North America, Central America and South America in the newly formed organization, Volvo Penta Region Americas. Volvo Penta supplies marine propulsion systems and heavy-duty diesel engines for industrial applications.