REV Group has announced that Sagar Murthy has joined its executive leadership team as SVP, CIO.
Murthy will assume the role of current CIO Peter Panagis, who is retiring. Reporting to Rod Rushing, President and CEO of REV Group, Murthy will oversee Digital Transformation, IT strategy, application/infrastructure operations and business value creation across 20 manufacturing facilities employing over 7,000 employees in the US.
Murthy previously served at Jason Group as Senior Vice President and GM APAC and ME and Group CIO. He has held positions as Vice President and GM for Jason Group India, responsible for the business operations in India and adjacent markets.
Murthy spent the majority of his career with Actuant Corporation in a series of progressive leadership roles, concluding as Group CIO, where he built and led a culturally diverse team of technology professionals supporting Actuant’s diversified industrial manufacturing operations across the globe.
“Sagar brings a proven track record as a hands-on, transformational leader adept at building, scaling and deploying industry-leading digital technologies that deliver growth and improve operational excellence,” said Rod Rushing, President and CEO, REV Group. “He will work closely with Peter as we execute this planned transition. I would like to thank Peter for his contributions to REV Group over the past five years and wish him well in his retirement.”Click below to share this article