Engineering specialist joins Krueger

Trailer builder, Krueger Transport Equipment, has announced the appointment of Steven Teofilo to the role of Director of Engineering and Supply Chain.

Teofilo joins Krueger from IVECO with whom he spent a 16-year career most recently holding the position of Head of Product Engineering and Platform Development.

He was responsible for overseeing complex product releases including the release of IVECO’s Euro VI platform for Australia and New Zealand. Teofilo also held senior roles with IVECO in China during a four-year assignment where he had responsibility for IVECO’s global sourcing project for Chinese manufactured parts and components, and well as the development of locally manufactured vehicle for supply to the Chinese market and other countries.

“Steven will oversee our Engineering and Supply Chain functions to focus on driving innovation, efficiencies and developing our processes whilst working closely with John Krueger on developing our product portfolio and product strategy,” said Krueger Transport Equipment CEO, Kevin Dennis.

“Steven brings to Krueger a great wealth of experience and is well qualified to take on this new challenge with Krueger having completed studies in Supply Chain Innovation, holding a bachelor’s degree in both Business and Engineering as well as a Master of Business Administration and Six-Sigma qualifications,” he said. “His extensive experience managing major projects will also benefit Krueger.”

In other news, trucking company, Tony Innaimo Transport, has taken delivery of a Performance-Based Standards 42-pallet Super Combination from Krueger Transport Equipment. Engineered to be an asset, the high cubic productivity curtainsiders join a busy fleet.