Ignacio A. Cortina

Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer and Secretary

Ignacio Cortina is Oshkosh Corporation’s executive vice president, chief legal officer and secretary, a position he has held since February 2023. He has responsibility for all legal, regulatory, government relations, ethics and compliance, environmental and sustainability matters for the company.

Mr. Cortina previously served as executive vice president, general counsel and secretary from 2015 to 2023. He has held various roles of increasing responsibility since joining Oshkosh Corporation in 2003. Prior to joining Oshkosh, he was in private practice in Washington, D.C.

Mr. Cortina currently serves on the board for Alliant Energy Corporation, the Fox Valley Technical College Foundation and the Fox Cities Performing Arts Center. He is also on the advisory council for the Hispanic National Bar Association PODER25 initiative. 

Mr. Cortina holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from James Madison University and earned his law degree from Columbus School of Law at Catholic University. He is admitted to the Maryland and Washington, D.C. Bar and is registered as a Wisconsin in-house counsel.