Jason Lin was appointed as the Company’s Chief Technical Officer on June 14, 2019.
Mr. Lin was appointed as the Company’s CTO on June 14, 2019. As CTO, Lin is responsible for the oversight and management of the Advanced Product Development group, Design Engineering group, Applied Engineering group, Emissions & Certification group, On-highway engineering group, and aspects of program management/research and development as well as product strategic planning.
Mr. Lin has over three decades of Engineering and Executive Management experience in the engine development and manufacturing industries. From 2009 to July 2016, Mr. Lin served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Société Internationale des Moteurs Baudouin, a France-based marine engine manufacturing subsidiary of Weichai Power Co., Ltd. During this tenure, he also served as an Executive Technical Director and adviser to the Chairman of Weichai Power Co., Ltd.
From February 2001 to July 2006, Mr. Lin was employed by International Truck and Engine Corporation, a truck, bus and diesel engine manufacturer subsidiary of Navistar International Corporation, in engineering management positions. Earlier in his career, Mr. Lin was employed in engineering positions by Cummins Engine Company and worked in Japan for Komatsu-Cummins Engine Company as Vice President.
Mr. Lin received his Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan, and his Master of Science degree and PhD. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin – Madison.