Former Managing Director of Cat Trucks in Australia, Kevin Dennis is set to return to the team at MTU Detroit Diesel Australia to head up the on-highway business. He will manage all Detroit’s Australia Pacific on-highway sales and dealer development, as well as product/technical support.
According to MTU Detroit President and CEO, Rob Sisk, the appointment is more of a homecoming, referring to Dennis’ previously held roles in the company including, Branch Manager Victoria and Tasmania, Group Manager Off-Highway Markets, and Market Development Manager C&I and Rail.
“Kevin has proven success in developing our market share and capitalising on growth opportunities, and his appointment is critical as we continue the upward expansion of our on-highway business in Australia and New Zealand,” said Sisk.
“We‟ll be looking to Kevin‟s strong leadership, business acumen, as well as his in-depth knowledge of the truck and engine market, cultivated over 30 years‟ of global experience, to further enhance our potential.
“These are really exciting times at MTU Detroit Diesel Australia: not only do we have a new shareholder in Penske Automotive Group who is primed to invest in the growth of our business, we have an experienced and skilled team who are determined to take the business to the next level.”