Oshkosh Defense Chief Urias To Retire
By Mike Brezonick06 January 2016
Oshkosh Corp., announced that John M. Urias, executive vice president of Oshkosh Corp. and president of Oshkosh Defense, LLC., will retire effective February 6 to attend to matters regarding the health of his family. Urias has served as the president of Oshkosh Defense since 2011 following a 31-year military career.
Wilson Jones, Oshkosh Corp. president and chief executive officer, will lead the Defense segment on a day-to-day basis until a replacement for Urias is named. Urias will continue to provide support to Oshkosh during the transition period.