New Holland, Penn.-Franco Fusignani has been recently appointed as President and Chief Executive Officer of New Holland Agricultural Equipment S.p.A. He replaces Barry Engle, who has left CNH to pursue other interests.
Before being named President of CNH International, he served as Senior Vice President of CNH Agricultural Industrial Product Development. In 2009, he was assigned responsibility for the entire Construction operations within CNH International, in addition to his responsibilities for the Agricultural operations.
Franco Fusignani will drive further the growth of New Holland Agriculture worldwide supported by a strong strategy of continued investments into new product developments, an excellent dealer network and supporting services.