The Holland Group has announced that Leif Haugen has accepted the position of truck OEM account executive for its Holland USA division. In this role, which reports directly to Holland USA’s director of truck OEM and OES Sales, Haugen will assume all responsibilities for Holland’s Paccar account.
Haugen brings more than 20 years of related experience to the position, including several sales and management positions with Magna Donnelly, where he last served as senior account manager for two major automotive OEMs. Prior to working for Magna Donnelly, Haugen worked with NI Industries — a division of Masco Industries — and Bendix Toledo Stamping Division.
The Holland Group designs, manufactures and distribute components, systems and services to the transportation industry. Holland specializes in products for coupling, lifting and suspension systems for trucks, buses, tractors and trailers. These products include fifth wheels, landing gear, air and mechanical suspensions, kingpins, pintle hooks, drawbars, couplers, liftgates and roll-formed components. They are sold under the Holland brand name from Holland’s locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico, United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Japan, China, Malaysia and Thailand.