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Cummins Power Generation Names President

Tony Satterthwaite has been promoted to president, succeeding Tom Linebarger who was named president and COO of Cummins Inc. last week.

COLUMBUS, Ind. -- Cummins Inc. announced today that Tony Satterthwaite has been promoted to President of Cummins Power Generation effective immediately, succeeding Tom Linebarger, who was named President and Chief Operating Officer of Cummins Inc. last week.

Satterthwaite, 48, has been Vice President of the Generator Set Business since 2003.

“I am excited to have someone of Tony’s caliber leading this important business in the Cummins’ family,” said Tim Solso, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “His experience gives us an advantage in the highly competitive power generation markets.”

Satterthwaite has 14 years of international experience, living abroad in the U. K. and in Singapore. He ran the Southeast Asia region and led Power Generation’s business in Asia-Pacific. He was named Managing Director of Power Generation’s operations in Ramsgate, England in 1999 and promoted to Vice President in 2001.