Titan International appoints former Deere man Guinn to BoD
Max Guinn has joined the Board of Directors at Titan International, Inc. His appointment took effect 12 June 2019. Guinn was also appointed to serve as a member of the Board’s Audit Committee and as chairman of its Corporate Governance Committee.
Until his retirement in November 2018, Guinn was a long-time employee of Deere & Company. He held numerous senior roles during his 38-year career with the agricultural equipment manufacturer, most recently as global president of its Construction & Forestry division.
“Titan International is very honoured to have Max A. Guinn join Titan’s Board,” states Morry Taylor, chairman of the Titan International Board. “Max spent his entire business career at John Deere until his retirement at the end of 2018. Max started at Deere while in college getting his BSME from University of Missouri-Rolla. It didn’t take long for Deere to recognise Max’s leadership qualities. I personally have known Max for over 30 years. Max’s knowledge of markets in North America, South America and Europe will help Titan develop wheels and tires specific for customers in those areas. I know Titan’s president and CEO, Paul Reitz and his staff are pleased to have Max on Titan’s Team to facilitate continued growth in the OTR wheel and tyre markets.”