Hoeg is responsible for the entire North America business, gaining commitments from the business lines and leveraging corporate functions to meet the business plan of the division. He has successfully implemented Nexteer’s manufacturing traceability, product lifecycle management (PLM), manufacturing execution system (MES), and material movement systems and their digital linkages across the company.
Hoeg is a member of the Global Strategic Council, the company’s top strategy and policymaking body and is also an officer of the company. Prior to his current assignment, Hoeg has held several executive positions in engineering, program management, manufacturing operations, and global supply management.
Hoeg received a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Iowa State University in 1978 and a Master of Science in Management from Purdue University in 1983 through a General Motors fellowship.