Thomas New VP Of Technology At Terex

Posted on October 8, 2007

Jacob Thomas has joined Terex Corp. as vice president, technology. He will report directly to Tom Riordan, president and COO of Terex and will be responsible for new product technology globally, working in conjunction with the business product managers and engineering teams. Thomas will also facilitate product standardization across the businesses and collaborate with supply chain management to ensure strategic alignment with global suppliers, Terex said.

Thomas joins Terex from International Truck & Engine Corp., where he was vice president of the big bore engine business. Previously, he was managing director, of that company’s in-line engine business group and held other program management, manufacturing and quality assurance positions. Prior to joining International Truck & Engine in 1998, Thomas was employed by Case Corp. in a series of product management, product development and engineering roles.