Navistar Hires Bill Kozek as President of Its North America Truck and Parts Business
LISLE, Ill. – (May 20, 2013) –Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) today announced it has appointed Bill Kozek as president of the company’s North America Truck and Parts business. He succeeds Jack Allen, who was promoted to chief operating officer last month.
Kozek, 50, joins Navistar following a 26-year career at PACCAR Inc., where he most recently served as vice president and general manager of its Peterbilt Motors Company.
“Bill is a recognized and respected leader in the North America truck industry, having successfully run both the Peterbilt and Kenworth truck divisions during his career,” said Troy Clarke, Navistar president and chief executive officer. “We look forward to the new perspectives and expanded strategic thinking he will bring to our core North America truck and parts business.”