Willie Harbert

Willie Harbert is Vice President, Sales for Eaton’s Hydraulics Group based out of Eden Prairie, Minnesota. He leads the OEM sales, customer service and sales support organizations in the Americas.

Willie has held various leadership roles within Eaton including plant manager, director of business development, sales director, and product line business unit manager. 

Prior to joining Eaton, Willie served several years as a submarine officer in the U.S. Navy. He holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from Stanford University in California and a dual master’s degree in engineering management and business administration from Northwestern University in Illinois.

Willie currently is a member of the board of directors of FamilyWise which strengthens families by promoting the safety, stability and well-being of children.

Eaton is a power management company with 2017 sales of $20.4 billion. Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 96,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit Eaton.com.