Daniel C. Ustian, was the Chairman of Navistar, Inc. beginning in 2004, President and Chief Executive Officer beginning in 2003, and a director beginning in 2002 until his release in 2012. Before serving in these positions, he was President and Chief Operating Officer from 2002 to 2003 and President of the Engine Group of Navistar, Inc. from 1999 to 2002. He also held the position of Group Vice President and General Manager of Engine & Foundry from 1993 to 1999. He was a director of Monaco Coach Corporation and a member of the Business Roundtable, Society of Automotive Engineers and the American Foundry Society.
While CEO of Navistar International in 2008, Daniel Ustian earned a total compensation of $6,642,747, which included a base salary of $1,170,833, a cash bonus of $2,589,500, stocks granted of $2,775,216, and no options.
Daniel Ustian abruptly retired as President, Executive Chairman, and CEO of Navistar International on August 27, 2012. Lewis B. Campbell immediately stepped in to replace him as Chairman and interim CEO.