Wilson Jones is Oshkosh Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors. He most recently served as President and Chief Executive Officer, a position to which he was appointed in January 2016.
Mr. Jones joined Oshkosh Corporation in 2005 as the Vice President and General Manager of the Airport Products business unit. He was appointed to Executive Vice President and President of the Fire & Emergency segment in February 2008. In 2010, Mr. Jones took leadership of the Company’s Access Equipment segment where he helped accelerate global expansion and new product development. In August 2012, Mr. Jones was appointed to President and Chief Operating Officer.
Mr. Jones serves on the Board of Directors for Thor Industries, Inc., one of the world’s largest manufacturers of recreational vehicles, as well as on the boards of the Green Bay Packers, Boys & Girls Club of Oshkosh, Oshkosh Kids Foundation, Oshkosh Chamber of Commerce and Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce.
Mr. Jones holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of North Texas G. Brint Ryan College of Business.