Navistar International Corp has appointed John P Waldron vice-president and corporate controller. Waldron, who will be elected an officer of the company and will serve as principal accounting officer, replaces James A Blanda, who has served as interim controller since April 2006. Waldron joins Navistar from RR Donnelley & Sons Co, where he served as vice-president and assistant corporate controller.
Freightliner LLC has appointed Friedrich Baumann president of Detroit Diesel Remanufacturing. His most recent role was general manager of purchasing and supply for Freightliner. Baumann succeeds Jim Morrow, who chose to retire after nearly 40 years with Detroit Diesel.
Markus Stehle was named president of DaimlerChrysler Commercial Vehicles Mexico, which includes Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner, and Sterling. He previously served with Mercedes-Benz operations in Turkey.