New President For Bobcat Americas

Posted on September 20, 2006

David Rowles has been appointed president, Bobcat Americas, effective Sept. 1, according to an announcement by Richard Pedtke, president, Ingersoll Rand Compact Vehicle Technologies. Rowles replaces Scott R. Nelson, who recently accepted the position of president, Bobcat European Served Area, where he will support Bobcat ’s long-term global expansion goals to serve its dealers and customers worldwide. Rowles will be based out of Bobcat’s West Fargo, N.D., headquarters.

Rowles brings nearly 29 years of experience with Ingersoll Rand to Bobcat, most recently serving as president of Utility Equipment for Construction Technologies. He also previously served as Bobcat's sales and marketing leader for Asia Pacific/Latin America, as well as vice president of sales and marketing for Club Car.