New boss for Navistar

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New boss for Navistar

Navistar Global has announced the appointment of vastly experienced executive Tim Quinlan as managing director of Navistar Auspac Pty Ltd.

He takes up the appointment immediately.

“I am fortunate to have had considerable experience in this part of the world and am extremely happy to accept this important role as Navistar continues to lay the foundations for a strong future in the New Zealand, Australian, and Pacific markets,” he said.
Announcing the appointment, Navistar Global vice-president of operations, Dave Allen commented: “Tim is a Navistar veteran, having worked for the company for over 37 years and his distinguished career includes global business assignments in Baghdad, Brussels, Paris, South Africa and Australia.

“During his many years in South Africa, Tim led distribution operations for most of the Eastern Hemisphere, and between 2000 and 2010, he and his team were responsible for the distribution of International Trucks in Australia.

“Tim’s broad experience within the New Zealand and Australian truck markets, combined with his deep understanding of our company culture, will assist the local team greatly as Navistar continues to grow in this region.”

The company manufactures Cat branded trucks under licence from Caterpillar, Inc. and they are sold in Australia and New Zealand. Navistar also provides truck and diesel engine service parts.

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