Oshkosh Defense Prez Retires

By Mike Brezonick06 January 2016

Oshkosh Corp., the Oshkosh, Wis. manufacturer of specialty and military vehicles, announced that John M. Urias, executive vice president of Oshkosh Corp. and president of Oshkosh Defense, LLC., will retire effective February 6, 2016.  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 until a replacement for Urias is named. Urias will continue to provide support to Oshkosh during this transition period.

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