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Columbus-based Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) has named Jason MacLean vice president of its Power Generation Business Unit. He has been with the company since 2006 after serving in senior operations positions at Borders Group and startup uBid.com April 21, 2014
COLUMBUS, IND. – Today, Cummins Inc. (NYSE: CMI) promoted Jason MacLean Vice President, Power Generation Business Unit (PGBU) Supply Chain. In his new role, MacLean will also become an officer of the Company.
MacLean will continue to lead all functions within supply chain within the Power Generation Business Unit including global manufacturing of generator sets and alternators in 16 locations, purchasing, logistics, order management, planning and Supply Chain HSE and quality.
“I am pleased to announce Jason’s well-deserved promotion,” said Tony Satterthwaite, President, Power Generation Business and Vice President, Cummins Inc. “Jason has been instrumental in leading important supply chain improvements for the Power Generation business over the past three years and he is a key driver of our forward-looking strategy in this area. Jason will no doubt be a tremendous asset to us as we continue in our effort to achieve supply chain excellence.”
The Cummins Power Generation Business Unit is one of four primary business units of Cummins Inc. and is a global leader dedicated to increasing the availability and reliability of electric power around the world. With more than 90 years of experience, its global network of distributors in over 190 countries delivers innovative solutions for any power need: commercial, industrial, recreational, emergency and residential.
MacLean joined Cummins in early 2006 as part of the Distribution Business Unit. He then moved to Power Generation as Director of Global Supply Chain and Service before serving as Executive Director of Corporate Supply Chain for all of Cummins. In 2010, MacLean returned to the Power Generation business where he has been overseeing the development and execution of supply chain strategy across business units and functions.
In 2012, MacLean was selected as one of 24 Cummins senior leaders to participate in the fourth Executive Leadership Development class, a Cummins leadership development program.
Prior to joining Cummins, MacLean held senior operations roles at Borders Group and startup uBid.com. MacLean also served as a consultant for Bain and Company in both California and Europe.
MacLean earned an MBA in Finance and a Masters in International Studies in Russian from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business and Lauder Institute, and he received a Bachelor’s degree in English and Russian from the University of Pennsylvania.
MacLean and his family reside in Indianapolis.
Cummins Inc., a global power leader, is a corporation of complementary business units that design, manufacture, distribute and service diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies, including fuel systems, controls, air handling, filtration, emission solutions and electrical power generation systems. Headquartered in Columbus, Indiana, (USA) Cummins currently employs approximately 48,000 people worldwide and serves customers in approximately 190 countries and territories through a network of approximately 600 company-owned and independent distributor locations and approximately 6,500 dealer locations. Cummins earned $1.48 billion on sales of $17.3 billion in 2013. Press releases can be found on the Web at www.cummins.com. Follow Cummins on Twitter at @Cummins and on YouTube at CumminsInc.
Source: Cummins Inc.