News Release

Yanmar America announces Ted Bregar as new President

September 1, 2011
Yanmar Co., Ltd.

Yanmar America would like to announce that Mr. Ted Bregar has officially joined Yanmar America as the new company President, effective September 1, 2011. He was formerly the Chief Operating Officer for Carter Wind Energy, a start-up wind energy company in Wichita Falls, TX. In addition, Mr. Bregar has held various executive and managerial positions with Fiat Powertrain Technologies, CNH Global, DTE Energy Technologies and Caterpillar, Inc. Mr. Bregar possesses a BS in Operations Analysis from the United States Naval Academy and an MIM in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management. Please join us in welcoming Mr. Bregar to Yanmar America.