Krueger announces leadership change

Trailer manufacturer, Krueger Transport Equipment, has announced a recent change to its business.

After 17 years of being part of the National Service division, David Grant, Manager of National Service, has been promoted to the role of General Manager – Manufacturing, effective 13 September 2021.

He will be heading up the Krueger manufacturing plant in Truganina, Victoria.

Grant was hired in 2005 as a Service Manager at Krueger’s Laverton site. In 2020, he was promoted to lead the National Service division.

Krueger management said in this time Grant has shown exemplary leadership with the National Service team and has developed a strong understanding of the trailer builder’s manufacturing process and systems.

“David’s knowledge of the Krueger product from a customer point of view and his strong commitment to the company and its values makes David an ideal candidate for the role, as does his ongoing commitment to safety,” said Krueger Transport Equipment CEO, Kevin Dennis.

“In his new role, David will continue to focus on driving efficiencies and improvements into the manufacturing process and building on the platform we currently have in place.

“For the last year David has been responsible for the manufacture of our newly launched Dry Van range at our Laverton site.”

In other news, Steven Teofilo was recently appointed to the role of Director of Engineering and Supply Chain.