This Operating Unit operates on a cross-brand basis: KION Americas covers both North and Latin America. KION North America includes the USA, Canada and Mexico, all other Latin American countries belong to KION South America. The Operating Unit steers and coordinates the sales of the KION brands in its regions.

The KION Group is managing its business in the segments Industrial Trucks & Services and Supply Chain Solutions. The Industrial Trucks & Services segment encompasses forklift trucks, warehouse technology and related services, including complementary financial services. It pursues a multi-brand strategy involving the three international brands Linde, STILL and Baoli plus the three regional brands Fenwick, OM STILL and Voltas.

Industrial Trucks & Services is made up of four operating units that cover the KION Group’s existing industrial truck business: Linde Material Handling EMEA and STILL EMEA, plus KION APAC and KION Americas.

Vincent Halma
responsible for KION North America

Frank Bender
responsible for KION Latin America