Two new faces at Terex AWP Global

By Maria Hadlow08 July 2008

Siva Balakrishnan is the new vice president and general manager of Terex AWP Global Services

Siva Balakrishnan is the new vice president and general manager of Terex AWP Global Services

Siva Balakrishnan has been appointed as Terex AWP's vice president and general manager of global services and Joe George becomes vice president of global sales and customer service. Both men will report directly to Tim Ford, president of Terex AWP.

Mr Balakrishnan previously spent 14 years with General Electric in various positions around the world most recently as vice president for operations for GE's trailer fleet.

Tim Ford said, "The industry experience Siva possesses in equipment operations and services will provide our corporation with valuable knowledge. We are looking forward to experiencing Siva's vision for our parts and used equipment groups."

Prior to joining Terex AWP Mr George spent 29 years at Honeywell International most recently as global vice president of sales and strategic accounts for Automation and Control Solutions.

Mr Ford said, "Joe is a proven leader in global sales strategy and customer service and we are thrilled to have him join our corporation as key member of our executive team. Joe's impressive understanding of the global business environment will result in added value for our customer base."

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