Milwaukee-based law firm of Foley & Lardner, LLP, and provided counsel to Harley-Davidson. Jones will assume his new position on July 26 and will be reporting directly to Harley-Davidson’s President and CEO, Keith Wandell.
J. Darrell Thomas has been named H-D’s new Vice President, Treasurer. Before joining Harley-Davidson, Thomas worked at PepsiCo as Vice President and Assistant Treasurer. He also has a background in banking, working on financing and other matters related to the automotive and financial services industries. Thomas became a member of H-D’s treasury department in June and reports to Harley-Davidson’s Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, John Olin.
“Paul and Darrell are seasoned executives who bring strong leadership capabilities to Harley-Davidson,” said CEO Wandell in the official Harley-Davidson press release. “Their broad and diverse experience will be a key asset to our team as we continue to execute on our business strategy, with its focus on growing the reach of the Harley-Davidson brand globally.”