Manitowoc Names Matosevic SVP of Global Manufacturing


Josef Matosevic has been named Manitowoc’s senior vice president of manufacturing. In this new role, Matosevic will be responsible for overseeing the full scope of Manitowoc Cranes’ fabrication, materials management and manufacturing activities. He will report directly to Eric Etchart, president and general manager of Manitowoc Cranes.

Before joining Manitowoc, Matosevic gained more than 20 years experience in manufacturing and operations, most recently as the executive vice president of global manufacturing operations with Oshkosh Corp., where he held worldwide responsibility for 56 operational sites and 30 sales and service sites. He has also served in senior leadership roles with Wynnchurch Capital/Android Industries and BMW/HP-Pelzer. He holds a degree in mechanical engineering from Wurzburg University in Germany.

Matosevic will be based at Manitowoc’s corporate headquarters in Manitowoc, Wis.