Peterborough, UK – Perkins Engines has appointed Gwenne Henricks as company president. Henricks was formerly vice president of Caterpillar’s Electronics and Connected Worksite Division in North America.

Henricks will be replaced at Caterpillar by Hans Haefeli, who will lead Caterpillar’s Advanced Systems Division including, transmissions, hydraulics, lower power train and OEM solutions, with facilities in the US, Europe and Asia.