Johannes Schulze Vohren

Johannes Schulze Vohren was born in Warendorf (North Rhine Westphalia), Germany, but has called the United States home since 1984. He relocated to Madison, WI as part of a work-study program. He started with Wacker Neuson Corporation in 1994 and has held a variety of management positions within the company, including sales and product support for the U.S. international markets, business systems and information technology and logistics. Prior to joining Wacker Neuson Corporation, Johannes worked in consulting and in international sales at Case IH and Tenneco Automotive.

•2019 Executive Vice President Sales & Marketing North America
•2015-2019, Regional President North America, responsible for driving growth of sales and distribution for an extensive portfolio of equipment for the construction, agriculture, and industrial services industries in the U.S. and Canada, Wacker Neuson Corporation
•2012-2015, Vice President and Managing Director, developed and executed effective growth oriented sales, marketing, and distribution strategies in the U.S., Wacker Neuson Corporation
•2007-2011, Vice President Sales and Product Support, developed and executed sales and distribution strategies in the United States for light and compact construction equipment, Wacker Neuson Corporation
•2003-2006, Vice President Business Systems and Logistics, directed and oversaw business systems development, IT and logistics operations, Wacker Neuson Corporation
•2000-2002, Vice President Business Systems, implemented strategic direction of business systems and IT platform development, Wacker Neuson Corporation
•1997-1999, Project Manager – BaaN ERP System Implementation, system implementation and executive management for the reengineering and integration of critical business processes, Wacker Neuson Corporation
•1994-1997, International Field Sales Manager, developed independent distribution for light construction equipment in Latin America and the Middle East, Wacker Neuson Corporation
•1993-1994, International Sales Manager, developed Latin American distribution network, Tenneco Automotive
•1990-1992, Product Support Specialist, provided pre-sales and aftermarket support for agricultural and construction equipment to distributors in Latin America, Case New Holland
•1987-1989, Senior Consultant, managed database programming and performance tuning teams on large-scale implementation projects, Andersen Consulting

•Diplom Wirtschaftsingenieur (Industrial Engineering) – Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe - Germany
•Master’s of business administration – University of Wisconsin, Madison