Nielsen Named President, Terex Materials Processing & Mining

Posted on June 10, 2008

Eric A. Nielsen has been named president, Terex Materials Processing & Mining, effective June. 9. He reports to Terex President and Chief Operating Officer Thomas J. Riordan.

Nielsen, 48, joins Terex from Volvo Construction Equipment, where he served as president and CEO, Volvo Excavators and Volvo Group Korea, since 2000. From 1998 to 2000, Nielsen was chief financial officer and chief information officer, Volvo Construction Equipment Korea. He began his tenure with the company in 1994 as vice president, Business Control and Information Systems.