Cascade Corporation Appoints New Vice President

Posted by on 06/14/2023

Fairview, Oregon (April 1, 2023) – Cascade Corporation is pleased to announce the appointment of a new officer.  Udo Schmidt has been appointed to Vice President – Europe from his most recent position of Managing Director Europe. As an integral member of the executive leadership team, Schmidt will continue to lead and manage Cascade’s European operations.  He will be dedicated to the continued growth of Cascade Europe while being involved in key corporate strategic initiatives.

Schmidt has been with Cascade since 2003 and has held several positions with increasing responsibility where he has led and supported major developments around Cascade facilities in Europe. During his 20 years with Cascade, Schmidt has held roles including leading the European Fork Division, Country Sales Manager for Germany, OEM Sales Manager for Europe and Senior Project Engineer.