Navistar Names Dennis "Denny" Mooney To Lead Integrated Product Development
LISLE, Ill., Dec. 19, 2012
LISLE, Ill., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Navistar International Corporation
today announced the appointment of Dennis "Denny" Mooney as group vice
president, Global Product Development. Mooney succeeds Ramin Younessi, who is
leaving Navistar to pursue other opportunities.
Mooney, 56, joined Navistar in 2009 as vice president, global product
development, where he has been responsible for developing a fully integrated
global engineering group.
"Denny's broad product development experience and passion for quality combined
with his demonstrated ability to drive program management is exactly what we
need to accelerate Navistar's strategy to bring the highest quality trucks to
the market," said Troy Clarke, president and chief operating officer.
With more than 34 years of experience in the truck and automotive industry,
Mooney has held a variety of roles in domestic and international operations
and product development. Highlights of his 31-year career at General Motors
(GM) included being the executive director for vehicle performance at GM
Engineering and serving as chairman and managing director of GM Holden in
Australia. Prior to retiring from GM in 2009, Mooney was the vice president
of global vehicle systems and integration. Mooney also gained expertise in
engine and emissions systems while at Oldsmobile, where he was responsible for
emissions certification for gas and diesel engines.
Mooney earned a bachelor of science in Mechanical Engineering from the
University of Michigan and a master of science in National Resource Strategy
from National Defense University. He is a longtime member of the Society of
Automotive Engineers (SAE) and a past board member of the National Action
Council for Minorities in Engineering (NACME).
Navistar International Corporation (NYSE: NAV) is a holding company whose
subsidiaries and affiliates produce International^® brand commercial and
military trucks, MaxxForce^® brand diesel engines, IC Bus^™ brand school and
commercial buses, and Navistar RV brands of recreational vehicles. The company
also provides truck and diesel engine service parts. Another affiliate offers
financing services. Additional information is available at
SOURCE Navistar International Corporation
Contact: Karen Denning, +1-331-332-3535; Investor Contact: Heather Kos,
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