Ron Huibers, president of Sales & Marketing North America within Volvo Trucks Americas, is leaving to take over as president of Volvo Penta Americas, which makes marine engines.
He succeeds Clint Moore, who earlier announced he has decided to retire.
Huibers will assume his new position on September 1. A replacement at Volvo Trucks has not yet been named.
Huibers has been with Volvo Group for 20 years. He has held various North America and International executive positions within Volvo Group, including Volvo Construction Equipment, Volvo Financial Services, Mack Trucks and Volvo Trucks.
In his current position, Huibers is the leader of Volvo Trucks North America commercial sales and marketing operations with more than 25,000 annual unit sales through private distribution networks and national accounts.Related Stories:2/3/2012 What do trucks and a yacht have in common?