Feb 18

Graduate promoted at Ricardo Strategic Consulting

Mark Kuhn ’79 was recently promoted to principal at Ricardo Strategic Consulting. From the news release:

“Mark’s expertise in the commercial vehicle, oil and gas, and heavy equipment sectors will significantly complement and strengthen the commercial strategy and operational service support we provide our global clients today,” said Scott Ellsworth, president and managing director of RSC-North America.

As principal, Kuhn will be responsible for growing and developing RSC business in the commercial vehicle, oil and gas, heavy equipment, and large engine market sectors. His expertise includes product development and product strategy of engines and powertrains, market entry strategy, portfolio planning, integrated cost reduction, high-value problem resolution and technology planning. Kuhn has been with Ricardo Strategic Consulting since 2008, where he has led product, market and technology planning insight programs in Asia, Europe and North America for the automotive and on- and off-highway markets. Prior to joining Ricardo, Kuhn held senior positions at Detroit Diesel Corporation, where he supported customers in off-highway engine products for more than 25 years. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Kettering University and a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Michigan.