Accuride Corp.'s board of directors announced today that it has appointed Terrence Keating to serve as its new president & CEO effective May 1. Keating, currently senior vp and gm of Accuride's wheel division, replaces William Greubel who resigned to become president & CEO of Wabash National Corp.
Since joining Accuride in 1996 as the vp of operations, Keating has been in a key leadership role and instrumental in driving operating improvements throughout Accuride's manufacturing facilities, Accuride director James H. Greene said.
"Terry's relentless focus on and success with customer service, continuous improvement, quality and world-class operating performance will ensure Accuride's continued, steady progress toward its business objectives," added Greene.
Prior to joining Accuride, Keating was the manager of the Indianapolis diesel engine plant of International Truck and Engine Corp.