JLG appoints digital vice president
By Euan Youdale13 May 2021
David Bammel has been appointed vice president of digital technology for Oshkosh Corporation’s Access segment, which incorporates JLG aerial lifts and telehandlers, and Jerr-Dan towing and recovery equipment.
In the role, Bammel will be responsible for the development and execution of a digital vision and strategy for each brand. He will be based at the company’s offices in Hagerstown, Maryland.
“David is a thought-leader in the digital space, recognised for accelerating growth and advancing corporate strategic objectives across multiple disciplines, departments and industry segments,” said Frank Nerenhausen, Oshkosh Corporation executive vice president and president of the company’s Access Segment. “We are pleased to have his expertise to drive our technology-enabled business transformation. His efforts will support future growth, while continuing to accelerate digitization across the company.”
Bammel joins the JLG and Jerr-Dan teams with more than 25 years of digital technology, business transformation and applied technology experience, including positions within manufacturing environments globally. Most recently, he was senior vice president at GCP Applied Technologies. His past experience also includes serving as director of information technology for AGCO, a global manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment.
“I am excited to have the opportunity to work for such a well-established and respected company,” said Brammel. “I see myself as a catalyst for organisational development and sustainable business growth, and in this role, I will work to carefully orchestrate and support enterprise-wide technology changes that will enable JLG and Jerr-Dan to continue exceeding customer expectations.”