Troy, Michigan – AxleTech International, a global engineering and manufacturing company for heavy-duty drivetrain systems and components headquartered in Troy, Michigan, today announced that Dan Chien joined the company as Vice President of OE Business Development.
Dan is an executive leader with extensive global experience in product development, operational management, and business development. In his new role, Dan will have global responsibility for OE business development for both commercial and defense segments.
“We are excited to have Dan on board at AxleTech again. He brings over 30 years of experience and expertise in the heavy truck industry,” said Bill Gryzenia, Chief Executive Officer at AxleTech.
Dan most recently served as the Senior Vice President of Engineering and Product Development at AM General. He also held executive positions at General Dynamics, and served as Vice President of Engineering and Quality at AxleTech from 2006 to 2011.
Dan holds an engineering degree from the University of Iowa, a Master degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan, and an Executive Master of Business Administration from Michigan State University.
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AxleTech International, based in Troy, Michigan, is a manufacturer and supplier of heavy-duty and specialty vehicle drivetrain systems and components to original equipment manufacturers and the aftermarket for commercial and defense customers around the world. The company has manufacturing, distribution, and engineering facilities in Troy, Michigan, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Chicago, Illinois, Saint-Étienne, France, Osasco, Brazil, and Pune, India. For more information about AxleTech, please visit www.axletech.com.