Terex Corp. this week announced that Scott Wine will be appointed to its board of directors effective Oct. 10.
Wine is the CEO of Polaris Industries and has served in that role since 2008. Polaris designs, engineers, manufactures and markets high-quality off-road vehicles, including all-terrain vehicles and the Polaris RANGER for recreational and utility use, snowmobiles, motorcycles and on-road electric powered vehicles.
“Scott Wine has a proven track record of growing profitable industrial businesses, acquiring and integrating businesses and rapidly driving results,” said Ronald DeFeo, Terex chairman and CEO.
Prior to joining Polaris, Wine served as president of Fire Safety Americas, part of the Fire & Security Division of United Technologies Corp. since 2007, and, prior to that time, held senior leadership positions at Danaher Corp. from 2003 to 2007, serving as president of its Jacob Vehicle Systems and Veeder-Root subsidiaries and vice president and general manager, manufacturing programs in Europe. From 1996 to 2003, Wine held a number of operations and executive positions, both international and domestic, with Allied Signal Corp.’s Aerospace Division, which became Honeywell International after a 1999 merger with Honeywell Inc. Wine began his career as an officer in the United States Navy.
Wine also currently serves on the board of directors of Polaris.
Terex Corp., Westport, Conn., is a diversified global manufacturer reporting in four business segments: Aerial Work Platforms, Construction, Cranes and Materials Processing.