SKF has appointed Mike McGrath president of SKF Vehicle Service Market, North America, effective immediately. He will report to Rutger Barrdahl, president of the global SKF VSM.

McGrath will focus on managing sales activities, building R&D initiatives and expanding customer relationships, SKF said.

He was previously vp of sales for SKF VSM, North America. McGrath has served the automotive and heavy-duty industries for 25 years.

For more information, go to www.vsm.skf.com