Yanmar America has named Eric Berkhimer product manager for the company’s construction equipment division.
Berkhimer has more than 20 years of experience in the industry involved in engineering, supervisory and management positions at Golder Associates, P&H Mining, Terex Mining, John Deere and Hitachi Construction Machinery.
In his new role, Berkhimer will lead the development and marketing of the company’s excavators, skid steers, tracked loaders, track carriers and wheel loaders. Yanmar America says he will “serve as the expert” on its existing equipment and “play a crucial role” in the development new products.
“Eric’s analytical skills and experience will bring valuable leadership to the Construction Equipment team in order to develop the right product offerings strategy for our customers,” says David Morice, Construction Equipment Business Unit Manager.