Thaddeus B. Ewald
Vice President - Corporate Strategy and Business Development
Thaddeus B. Ewald is the Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Business Development for Cummins Inc. In this capacity, he is responsible globally for the formulation of strategy, developing and coordinating both functions, Enterprise Risk Management, starting new growth businesses and all activity for partnerships, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.
He was appointed to his current position after serving as the Executive Director of Corporate Strategy and the Cummins Growth Office. He joined Cummins in late 2001 as the Director of Marketing - Americas for the Power Generation Business. From 2002 through early 2008, he was the General Manager and Executive Director of the Power Electronics Business and was a member of the Power Generation Business leadership team.
While leading the Power Electronics Business he also served as the Managing Director of SEG, a Cummins subsidiary in Germany, restructuring and then divesting it in late 2006. In early 2007, he took on the additional responsibility of leading global purchasing for the Power Generation Business.
Prior to joining Cummins, Thad held engineering, marketing, sales, strategy and management positions with Emerson Electric Company, Goodrich Inc. and Zexel.
Thad earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Ohio University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University.