MEMPHIS, TN. (February 17, 2013) - Cummins Inc. (NYSE:CMI) has named Jenny Bush President of Cummins Mid-South.
will succeed Ben Strafuss.
"I am excited about the opportunity to lead such a great organization within the Cummins family," said Bush
"Mid-South serves a number of application markets and is notable in its global leadership within the commercial marine segment.
As one of the Company's leading distributors, Mid-South plays an important role in growing our North American Distribution business, facilitating growth across the other Cummins
buisnesses and contributing to the success of our customers.
I look forward to leveraging the expertise within my new organization to realize the full potential of the Mid-South business."
Joining Cummins in 1997, Bush most recently served as General Manager for the Commercial Marine Business where she grew the commercial marine business over 12% in the past two years.
Prior to that, she
has held a number of roles in the United Kingdom and the United States, including Oil & Gas Service Bush Engineering, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) Distribution Business Technical Support Manager, Six Sigma Black Belt
, General Manager EMEA Sales, Global Purchasing Director and Interim Operations Director for Cummins Generator Technologies
Bush graduated with a Mechanical Engineering degree from Wirral Metropolitan, an affiliate of Liverpool University, Liverpool U.K., and has an MBA degree in International Marketing from Leicester University, Leicester, U.K..
She is a certified Black Belt and completed seven projects in 16 months with over $15M of savings to Cummins.
Bush and family plan to relocate from Charleston, SC to Memphis, TN in the near future.