John Parr joins Hendrickson as vice president of international business development

Staff | September 28, 2010

John Parr recently assumed duties as vice president of international business development for Hendrickson.
In this new role, Parr will be responsible for key aspects of Hendrickson’s business strategy and activity in the global marketplace. Parr will be based out of the United Kingdom but will spend considerable time in the United States working with the leadership team.
Parr comes to Hendrickson from Knorr-Bremse (Munich, Germany), a supplier of truck and rail braking systems. He most recently served as the Asia Pacific Truck chief operating officer based in Hong Kong, China, with management responsibilities for six Asian countries. Prior to that, he held positions of increasing responsibility with Haldex Commercial Vehicle Systems; IVECO, the Fiat Group’s Global Truck Division; and Eaton Truck Components in Europe.
Parr earned a bachelor’s degree from Salford University in Manchester, England, and a post graduate management diploma from Lancaster University, England.