Tom Cromwell, president of Kohler Engines since 2009, has assumed responsibility for Kohler Co.’s worldwide power operations. He will report directly to David Kohler, president and chief operating officer.
As the new group president of Kohler Power, Cromwell will provide strategic and operational leadership for the group’s engines and power systems businesses worldwide. He will be responsible for driving the growth and profitability of the Power Group businesses consisting of Kohler Power Systems, SDMO Power Systems, UPSL, Kohler Engines and Lombardini.
Cromwell joined Kohler after 18 years at Racine-based Modine Manufacturing Co., where he served as regional vice president of the Americas Region and also held a series of general management positions in Modine’s commercial products division, electronics cooling division and heavy duty division. His experience included a three-year assignment overseas in Stuttgart, Germany, for Modine’s European automotive and heavy duty equipment divisions.
Headquartered in Kohler, Kohler Co. is a global leader in the manufacture of kitchen and bath products, engines and power systems, furniture, cabinetry and tile. It also owns and operates two five-star hospitality and golf resort destinations in Kohler and St Andrews, Scotland.