Simon A. Meester, President & Chief Executive Officer, Terex Corporation

Simon Meester was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Terex Corporation and a member of the Company’s Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2024. Previously, Mr. Meester served as the President of Aerial Work Platforms since May 2023, the President of Genie since August 1, 2021, and Chief Operating Officer of Genie since June 2020. Mr. Meester initially joined Terex in 2018 as Vice President, Global Sales and Marketing Administration for Aerial Work Platforms. Prior to joining Terex, Mr. Meester was VP and General Manager of the Industrial Control Division at Eaton Corporation. Earlier, he spent 14 years in progressively senior roles at Caterpillar, Inc., before becoming President, Sandvik Mining and Construction in India.


Stacey Babson Kaplan, Senior Vice President, Chief Sustainability & Compliance Officer

Stacey Babson Kaplan is a member of the Terex Executive Leadership team. She leads the Global Ethics & Compliance Team, the Global Trade Team, is responsible for Global Employment Law matters and is on the Terex ESG Executive Steering Committee. Stacey Babson Kaplan was named Vice President, Chief Ethics & Compliance Officer in 2008. Ms. Babson Kaplan joined Terex in 2002 as Corporate Counsel, Human Resources Compliance. In 2005, she was appointed Vice President, Deputy General Counsel, Employment & Global Diversity.

Prior to joining Terex, Ms. Babson Kaplan worked at national and global law firms with a specialty in employment law, labor relations, and workforce management, and served on loan to key clients as in-house counsel for employment issues and for delivering full HR support.

Ms. Babson Kaplan holds a Juris Doctor degree, cum laude, from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and a Bachelor of Science degree from The Ohio State University.


Julie Beck, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer

Julie A. Beck has led finance organizations at major corporations for three decades. She currently is Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Terex Corporation. She joined Terex in November 2021 and assumed her current role with the $5 billion manufacturing company in January 2022.

Previously, Ms. Beck served as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of NOVA Chemicals Corporation from 2016 to 2021. Prior to joining NOVA Chemicals, from 2008 to 2016, she served as Chief Financial Officer of the mining and machinery business of Joy Global, Inc., a former NYSE-listed manufacturer and servicer of heavy equipment used for minerals extraction. From 2014 to 2016, she also served as Global Vice President of Supply Chain, Operational Excellence, and Quality for Joy Global, Inc. She previously served in various positions, including Chief Financial Officer, at both the Journal Register Company, a former NYSE-listed publishing organization, and Norwood Promotional Products, Inc., a global consumer products and promotional products manufacturer. Prior to that, she served in financial roles for Temple-Inland, Inc., a corrugated packaging and building products company, and Rockwell Automation, an industrial automation equipment manufacturer. Ms. Beck started her career at Deloitte.

Ms. Beck has served on the Audit Committee for three public companies and non-profit boards in the past, including the Leukemia Society of America, where she was an Executive Board member. A Certified Public Accountant, she holds a BBA in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and serves on the Wisconsin School of Business Executive Advisory Board.


Amy J. George, Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Amy George was appointed Senior Vice President Human Resources, Chief Human Resources Officer on December 9, 2019. She previously served as Vice President, Chief Talent and Diversity Officer since November 2017. Prior to joining Terex, Ms. George was employed by PepsiCo for almost 10 years and held a variety of leadership roles in Human Resources, culminating in her position as Vice President, Global Diversity. Prior to that, Ms. George was employed for 10 years at James River Corporation, now Georgia Pacific, where she held management positions in a variety of functions including Sales, General Management, Customer Administration, and Human Resources. She began her career in Human Resources at Chesebrough-Ponds. Since July 2022, Ms. George has served as a member of the Board of Directors of Peckham Industries. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Brown University and a Master’s in Business Administration from the SC Johnson College of Business at Cornell University.


Joshua Gross, President, Genie

Joshua Gross was appointed President, Genie effective January 1, 2024. Previously, Mr. Gross served as Genie’s Vice President Global Strategy and Product Management since July 2022, and prior to that was Vice President Global Commercial Operations since August 2020. Mr. Gross joined Genie in 2019 and has led areas including strategy, product management, Genie Operating System, marketing, pricing and sales, inventory and operations planning. Before joining Genie, Mr. Gross spent almost 11 years with Eaton Corporation, where he served in a variety of roles in increasing levels of responsibility including Plant Operations Manager and Multi-Site Leader, Global Product Line Manager, Product Manager, and Senior Sales Engineer.


Kieran Hegarty, President, Terex Materials Processing

Kieran Hegarty was named President, Terex Materials Processing in March 2010. Prior to this position, Mr Hegarty was Vice President, Materials Processing, a position he had held since January 2006. Previously, he held general management positions for both the former Finlay and the Powerscreen business, based in Northern Ireland. Prior to that he held general management positions in the United States for two subsidiaries of Powerscreen International. He joined Powerscreen International in 1992. Powerscreen was acquired by Terex in 1999. Mr. Hegarty earned a bachelors degree in Psychology from Queens University in Belfast, Northern Ireland and an MBA degree from the University of Ulster, also located in Belfast.


Scott J. Posner, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

Scott J. Posner was appointed Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary in December 2019. Previously, Mr. Posner had been serving as Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of the Company since April 2012. He joined Terex in January 2004 as Legal Counsel and has held a number of positions of increasing responsibility since that time. Prior to joining Terex, Mr. Posner was an associate at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP from 2001 to 2004. Mr. Posner received his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Pennsylvania and his Juris Doctor, Magna Cum Laude, from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law.


Aroon Sehgal, Senior Vice President, Chief Digital Officer

Aroon joins Terex from ESAB Corporation in Maryland, USA, a $2.5 billion fabrication technology and gas control equipment manufacturer with 40 manufacturing plants globally. At ESAB, he was Chief Information Officer and a member of the Executive Leadership Team. Among his accomplishments, he helped to transform the IT function, build cybersecurity capabilities, define a new ERP strategy, and champion an Enterprise AI solution to manage inventory. Prior to that, he served as Executive Director and Divisional CIO at ITT Inc., an aerospace and industrial company, and earlier he held senior IT roles with NBC Universal with progressive advancement over a 10-year period. Aroon has a Bachelor’s Degree in Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University and an MBA from Pepperdine University.


Randy S. Williamson, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development & Chief Strategy Officer

Randy S. Williamson was appointed Senior Vice President, Corporate Development & Chief Strategy Officer on December 9, 2019. Mr. Williamson previously held the position of Senior Vice President, Strategy & Planning since 2007. Prior to joining Terex Mr. Williamson held various strategy and general management positions at DuPont, Booz Allen and Solvay. He holds an MBA from Duke University, The Fuqua School of Business, and a Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Clemson University.