Sany America creates, appoints chairman position

Tim Frank is the new chairman of Sany America.Tim Frank is the new chairman of Sany America.

Sany America has appointed Tim Frank as the company’s chairman, effective immediately. In this newly-created position, he will have overall responsibility for manufacturing, sales, marketing and support for all Sany equipment products in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Central America.

Frank was most recently a consultant working on global strategic planning for the board of Sany Group in Shanghai, China. Prior, he was vice president of retail distribution and senior vice president of operations strategy and marketing at Volvo Construction Equipment in Asheville, North Carolina. He also served at Volvo as vice president of sales and marketing as well as vice president of excavators. Frank previously served in various global sales and marketing capacities at CNH Global and Caterpillar.

Frank holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a master’s degree in history from Illinois State University.

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