Hans Landin is group vice president and an officer of The Timken Company.
Named to this position in 2014, Landin is responsible for driving and leading the company’s growth in power transmission markets with a portfolio that includes industrial belts, chain, couplings, clutches and brakes, lubrication systems and linear motion products.
Landin previously served as vice president of business advancement. Named to that position in 2012, he led an organization responsible for accelerating and sustaining profitable growth in support of the company’s strategy. He also served as director of Process Industries original equipment and wind energy, expanding the business and its global customer base.
In 2007, he served as director of rail with overall responsibility for global rail business growth. Prior to that, Hans was operations manager at several Timken facilities and served as manager of global market development with a focus on Asia.
Landin joined Timken in 1996 and held various sales positions in Europe until he relocated to the United States as regional manager of industrial original equipment sales in 2002.
He holds a master’s degree in mechanical engineering from Chalmers University in Sweden.