Press releases | 05/23/2024 Liebherr USA, Co. announces new Divisional Director of Mining

Liebherr is pleased to announce the appointment of Johnny Greer as Divisional Director of Mining.

Liebherr appoints Johnny Greer as Divisional Director for the Mining Division.

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Liebherr USA, Co., appoints Johnny Greer as Divisional Director for Mining, effective May 6, 2024. Greer brings 20 years of experience to lead the US mining division.

As Divisional Director, Greer will be responsible for managing the team of Liebherr sales, service, and training staff for the mining equipment product range. He will spearhead efforts to continue building a strong market presence across the U.S.

“We are thrilled to have Johnny Greer join Liebherr USA, Co. as the new Divisional Director of Mining. He brings a wealth of operational and industry knowledge, providing the quality, reliability, and efficiency needed to successfully to promote Liebherr’s range of outstanding mining solutions,” noted Kai Friedrich, Managing Director of Liebherr USA, Co. “Greer has a vast amount of experience across a full range of applications in North, South, and Central America. His professionalism and experience will help us grow our brand further and expand our mining footprint in the USA.”

Greer previously held various roles for Austin Engineering from 2005 to 2024, including Supply Chain, Materials, and Production Control Manager North America, Supply Chain Manager Americas, General Manager South America, and General Manager North America. Greer was also an active member of multiple accredited mining organizations including the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, the National Mining Association, the Nevada Mining Association, the Mining Association of Wyoming, and the Wyoming Mining Association.

“Liebherr is an innovative company with excellent core values that align with my personal values. I am very excited to join the Liebherr team and have the opportunity to provide the US Mining Industry with high-quality equipment and solutions,” said Greer.


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Ana Cabiedes

Liebherr USA, Co.

4800 Chestnut Ave.

Newport News, VA 23607