Top 20 Most Influential Female Leaders In The Heavy Equipment and Machinery Industry

In this month’s issue, we are featuring the top 20 female leaders in the heavy machinery and equipment sector, who broke the norm in the industry!


Technology has changed the way we live our lives and in the heavy equipment and machinery industry, it certainly has made things more efficient and easier to build, create and change with more advanced tools developed now. As time made every industry adapt to progressive technology, society has made it possible for a change of scene in management teams as well – whether it’s a public company or a private institution, women are entering the scene to become leaders.

For industries such as the heavy machinery and equipment sector, it’s a place dominated by men, however, the past few decades have seen some changes when women have started entering the field too. Not only do they survive a tough and challenging environment, they also thrive and start having positions that are normally given to men.

In this month’s issue, we are featuring the top 20 female leaders in the heavy equipment and machinery sector. With several accomplishments and an incredible educational background and work experiences to back them up, these women have proven again and again that women can lead and succeed in a work environment that was once a playground for men only. The women on this list have broken the norm and inspired a new generation of women to aim higher in any career ladder.

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  1. Nice to see our Chair is on the front cover.

    Angel De Mc Cuttac
    Regional Social Media Specialist
    Liebherr Group

  2. @Adam, Genie is on the list, well somehow… Terex is on page 17

    Philip K. Luong
    Product Marketing | Brand Development
    Terex

  3. Congratulations to Tonya for making it on the list. Thanks to the editors.

    Tim Burnhope
    Chief Innovation & Growth Officer
    J C Bamford Excavators Ltd

  4. Nice article. This will encourage more female in management role.

    Timo Torvinen
    Senior Vice President, Pumps Business Line
    Metso Flow Control

  5. Love the article. Fabulous!!!

    Christine Yordy
    Division Communications Lead – Global Government & Corporate Affairs
    Caterpillar Inc.

  6. Although the number of female engineers today has greatly improved since the early 1980s, when only 5.8% of engineers in the U.S. were women, it’s still surprisingly low.

    Cielito Matienzo
    Manufacturing Engineer
    Klein Tools
    Dallas/Fort Worth Area

  7. For some women, enrolling in an engineering course is like running a psychological gauntlet.

    Jemelyn Lagatoc
    Rotating & Package Equipment Engineer
    Fluor Corporation Southern California

  8. Engineering isn’t a man’s world anymore.

    Dawn Kathryn
    Engineer I (Mott MacDonald)
    Washington D.C. Metro Area

  9. Humanity’s engineering feats are pretty astounding when you take a minute to think about them.

    Krystle Rei
    Architect / Plumbing Engineer / Construction Supervisor
    Greater Los Angeles Area

  10. Women who go to college intending to become engineers stay in the profession less often than men. Why is this?

    Scott Peterson
    Senior Software Engineer
    NorthShore Resources, Inc.
    Greater Minneapolis-St. Paul Area

  11. Editors, please approve my post. Couldn’t help it.
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  12. Currently, only 14% of engineers are women, according to the Congressional Joint Economic Committee. We need to increase this in 5 years.

    Ramz Twal
    Engineer
    Brithinee Electric
    Greater Los Angeles Area

Top 20 Most Influential Female Leaders In The Heavy Equipment and Machinery Industry

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