Barley named president of Tadano America
By Hannah Sundermeyer and D.Ann Shiffler16 December 2021
From the beginning of 2022, Dean Barley, currently vice president of customer service and general manager for Latin America sales, will succeed Ingo Schiller as the president of Tadano America Corporation. Along with this change, Shinichi Iimura, a long-time veteran of Tadano who recently relocated from Tokyo to Houston, will become chairman and CEO.
“I am truly honored to have the opportunity to follow Ingo in this role,” said Barley. “He has been instrumental in developing Tadano America to the great company it is today and the Pan-America region into the success that we are now enjoying.”
Ingo Schiller will be taking on a new role within company headquarters. He has been promoted to the position of chief marketing officer of Tadano, Ltd., where he will be responsible for all global marketing activities for the Tadano Group of companies. Schiller will also remain involved with the operations in the Pan-American region as a director of the U.S. entity that holds both Tadano America Corp. and Tadano Mantis Corp.
Barley has over 30 years of experience in sales, aftermarket, engineering and manufacturing. He started his career as a service technician and engineer in the United Kingdom, work that took him across Europe, Africa and the Americas. He joined Terex in 1996, working in a variety of roles until two years ago when Tadano acquired Demag.