LiuGong forms new global rental and used unit, names Graziano Cassinelli unit director

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Updated Jan 28, 2020

Liu Gong 9018 F SmLiuGong has announced a new global rental and used equipment division, naming Graziano Cassinelli as division director.


“Rental is the largest segment for the construction equipment industry in Europe and North America and is projected to become a leading segment in China,” says Kevin Thieneman, vice president, LiuGong Machinery, and chairman of LiuGong North America and LiuGong Latin America. “In addition, effective management of used equipment is an important element to ensuring end users enjoy lower total cost of ownership.

“This new endeavor will champion LiuGong’s efforts to become a leader in rental and used equipment,” Thieneman continues. “Graziano has dedicated his career to rental and used.”

Graziano industry experience includes positions at Caterpillar and CNH Industrial and dealer experience at CGT and Barloworld.