Tony is the Vice President, Cummins Inc, and President of Cummins’ Distribution Business. The Distribution Business employs approximately 16,000 people worldwide. Tony’s passion for our customers and our field employees makes him a great advocate for the business.
Prior to his current role, Tony led Cummins Power Generation from 2008 to 2015. Under his leadership, the Power Generation business unit engineered the power industry’s only full range of large stationary generator sets to meet the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s current Tier 4 standards as well as the stricter Tier 4 Final requirements effective in 2015. The business won major new military contracts, expanded the product footprint and invested in new technologies.
Over the course of his career, Tony has worked in and led a number of businesses across the company including Power Generation in Asia and Europe, and the Off-Highway Engine business in Europe.
Before joining Cummins in 1988, Tony was a General Field Engineer for Schlumberger. He holds a master’s in business administration from Stanford University and an undergraduate degree in civil engineering from Cornell University. In addition, he is a graduate of the first Cummins Executive Leadership Development program.
Outside of Cummins, Satterthwaite is a Director of IDEX Corporation (NYSE: IEX) where he chairs the Compensation Committee and is a member of the Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee. He has recently joined the Cornell Engineering Advisory Council, a group that advises the Dean of the Engineering College. Tony and his wife, Ann, and their brown dog Calvin live in downtown Indianapolis.