John D. Cohn



    Senior Vice President, Asia Business Planning and Execution
    Rockwell Automation, Inc.

    John D. Cohn is Senior Vice President, Asia Business Planning and Execution for Rockwell Automation, Inc. in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. He was elected a director of Woodward in 2002. In his position, he develops and directs regional and country-level business strategies for approximately $1 billion of Rockwell Automation sales. Additionally, Cohn leads business development activities, vertical industry business plans, and other market expansion opportunities to generate incremental revenue. Prior to accepting his current role with Rockwell Automation, Cohn served as Senior Vice President, European Business Planning and Execution from April 2009 to August 2011, and as Senior Vice President Strategic Development from 1999 to March 2009. He earned a bachelor of science degree in Russian area studies from Brown University and a master’s in business administration in finance and marketing from the University of Pittsburgh.