Liebherr Construction Equipment Names New President

July 16, 2013

Lieberr has named Peter Mayr president of Liebherr Construction Equipment Co., effective July 1, 2013.

Most recently, Mayr served as managing director for Liebherr-Great Britain Ltd. (LGB) And Liebherr Rental Ltd (LRL).

Mayr began his Liebherr career in 2001 at Liebherr-Werk Telfs GmbH in Austria where he was responsible for the sales support of dozers and crawler loaders in Spain. Mayr transferred to England and was responsible for dozers and crawler loaders in Great Britain and Ireland. He was then promoted to national sales manager, LGB for all earthmoving products then progressed to general manager, earthmoving machines, LGB and LRL, and later to managing director.

“I am excited to be joining the Liebherr Construction Equipment Co. as president,” Mayr said. “Together with the core management team, I look forward to driving the company’s strategic initiatives, strengthening and growing our distribution and promoting the Liebherr brand.”

Peter lives in Williamsburg, Va., with his wife Petra and his 2-year-old daughter Lila.