Peng New Cummins Engineering VP In China
Cummins Inc. announced that it has named Dr. Lixin Peng vice president – Engineering, China Area Business Organization (ABO), effective April 1. He will be responsible for strategic planning and development of Fit-For-Market (FFM) products, engineering support for customers and joint venture (JV) partners, functional excellence for Product Environmental Management (PEM), Engineering quality and Value Package Introduction (VPI).
In addition, Peng will be responsible for strategic alignment of the engineering function within and between the Engine Business Unit (EBU), Power Generation Business Unit (PGBU), Distribution Business Unit (DBU) and Components Business Unit in China and globally.
Peng joined Cummins in July 2007, first as the Heavy Duty engineering leader in Columbus, Ind., and then as the China EBU Engineering leader before taking the role of executive director – Engineering, China ABO in 2011. Prior to joining Cummins, he was vice president and chief technical officer of Shanghai Diesel Co., vice president of Engineering of Advance Propulsion Technology Inc., Computer Aided Engineering (CAE)/design leader at FEV Engine Technology and Supervisor for Chrysler Canada.