Nguyen Trinh is AM General’s Executive Vice President, International Defense. Prior to joining AM General, he was the Senior Director, Global Sales and Marketing, for Volvo Group Governmental Sales (VGGS) Mack Defense. In this role Nguyen was responsible for both governmental and military products sales, marketing, and program execution.
Prior to his tenure at VGGS Mack Defense, Nguyen worked at Oshkosh Defense where he held a variety of positions with increasing levels of responsibility. These positions included Senior Manager, Aftermarket Programs, where he was responsible for all international aftermarket programs to include the Add-on-Armor program in Kuwait; Senior Program Manager, Joint Programs, where he was responsible for the JLTV development program and independent suspension program; and the position of Director, International Programs, where he was responsible for the development and implementation of the international defense business unit’s strategy and program execution.
Nguyen is also a former U.S. Army officer who served in both the active and reserve components. He deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom with the 82nd Airborne Division. Nguyen has a Bachelor of Science from Illinois State University and is an alumnus of the Defense Acquisition University.