As CTO, Lin will be 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.
“We are excited to bring Jason into the organization,” CEO John Miller says. “Jason brings experienced management and proven execution to the new role that will benefit PSI as we ramp up research and engineering development to bring new products to market and meet the growing demand of our customers.”
Lin brings more than three decades of engineering and executive management experience in the engine development and manufacturing industries to his new role. Since May 15, 2017, he has served as a member of PSI’s Board of Directors. In this capacity, he has served on the board’s audit committee, to which he was appointed on June 28, 2017. Effective June 11, 2019, he resigned as a member of the board in order to commence employment with PSI.
From 2009 to July 2016, 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, Lin served in several engineering management positions with International Truck and Engine Corporation, a truck, bus and diesel engine manufacturer subsidiary of Navistar International Corporation. Earlier in his career, Lin was employed in engineering positions at Cummins Engine Company and worked as vice president for Komatsu-Cummins Engine Company in Japan.
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.