Nexteer Automotive

2020/1/4 11:42


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【オーバーンヒルズ(米ミシガン州)2020年1月2日PR Newswire=共同通信JBN】45年にわたる勤務の後、Nexteerのマイケル・P・リチャードソン(Michael P. Richardson)社長兼取締役は1月2日、退任を発表した。タオ・リュー(Tao Liu)上級副社長兼グローバル最高執行責任者(COO)とNexteerの上級幹部チームがリチャードソン氏の職務を引き継ぐ。

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リチャードソン氏は、ケタリング大学で工学学士号取得を目指しながら、1974年に旧Saginaw Steering Gear Divisionでキャリアを開始した。その後の40年間、同氏は米国、フランス、中国で専門職、製造、エンジニアリング、経営指揮にわたる広範な職務に就いた。2013年にNexteerの取締役、2016年に社長に任命された。



直感的モーションコントロールのグローバルリーダーであるNexteer Automotive(HK 1316)は数十億ドル規模の世界的なステアリングおよびドライブライン企業であり、電気式・油圧式パワーステアリングシステム、ステアリングコラム、ドライブラインシステム、先進的運転支援システム(ADAS)、自動運転技術を納入先ブランドによる受託製造業者(OEM)に供給する。同社は、南北米州、欧州、アジア、アフリカに28の製造工場、3つの技術センター、14の顧客サービスセンターを戦略的に配置している。BMW、フィアット・クライスラー、フォード、GM、PSAグループ、トヨタ自動車、フォルクスワーゲン、ならびにインド、中国の自動車メーカーを含む世界の主要地域の顧客60社以上に納品している。

ソース:Nexteer Automotive


Dawn McDonald

Nexteer Automotive

Executive Director, Global Strategic Marketing, External Communications & Branding

Nexteer President Michael P. Richardson Announces Retirement


AUBURN HILLS, Michigan, Jan. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire=KYODO JBN/ --

After 45 years of service, Nexteer's President and Executive Board Director

Michael P. Richardson announces his retirement today. Senior Vice President and

Global Chief Operating Officer, Tao Liu, and Nexteer's senior leadership team

will assume Richardson's duties going forward.  

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"Mike has served Nexteer in many roles over 45 years and we especially

appreciate his leadership in recent years as Nexteer diversified its customer

base and expanded its global presence. While we will greatly miss Mike and his

inspiring leadership, we wish him the happiest of retirements," said Guibin

Zhao, Nexteer's Chief Executive Officer, Executive Board Director and Vice

Chairman. "We have a talented and experienced senior leadership team committed

to executing our proven strategy for profitable growth and driving shareholder

value and continuing to drive Nexteer's leadership in intuitive motion control."

Richardson began his career in 1974 at the former Saginaw Steering Gear

Division while studying for his bachelor's degree in engineering at Kettering

University. Over the next four decades, he held a broad range of assignments

across skilled trades, manufacturing, engineering and business leadership

within the US, France and China. He was appointed Nexteer's Executive Board

Director in 2013 and appointed President in 2016.

"It's been my distinct honor to have served alongside this global team for 45

years.  I have every confidence that Nexteer is well positioned to continue to

create an increasingly prosperous future for all stakeholders," said


About Nexteer

Nexteer Automotive (HK 1316), a global leader in intuitive motion control, is a

multi-billion dollar global steering and driveline business delivering electric

and hydraulic power steering systems, steering columns, driveline systems, as

well as advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and automated driving

enabling technologies for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). The company

has 28 manufacturing plants, three technical centers and 14 customer service

centers strategically located in North and South America, Europe, Asia and

Africa. The company serves more than 60 customers in every major region of the

world including BMW, Fiat Chrysler, Ford, GM, PSA Groupe, Toyota and VW, as

well as automakers in India and China.

SOURCE  Nexteer Automotive

CONTACT: Dawn McDonald, Nexteer Automotive, Executive Director, Global

Strategic Marketing, External Communications & Branding,