Mr Rud will assume his new role on January 1st 2016 and takes over from Wayne Jones, who will join the Executive Board as new Chief Sales Officer.
Mr Jones said: “Per Rud has successfully led PrimeServ Diesel in Copenhagen for the past five years”, says Wayne Jones. “He has strong customer focus, is very change orientated, and is a good leader of people with many years of experience in After Sales Service. I am convinced he will further develop our PrimeServ Diesel business and continue to provide the level of service our customers both expect and deserve.”
Before joining MAN Diesel and Turbo in 2010 as Vice-President and Head of the two-stroke Service and After Sales business, Mr Rud had been working with the DISA Group, a provider of foundry technology, for more than a decade. He is a Member of the Board of Directors at Union Engineering in Denmark.