Responsible for TRWs global parts & service business, encompassing P&L and all functions of service parts sales, marketing, product management, strategy, manufacturing, remanufacturing, distribution, diagnostics, value added services, supply chain, inventory and service levels, Finance and HR.
Business Dimensions $1.2B encompassing manufacturing and distribution, and over 3000 employees globally
Re-organised team globally to balance Global functional excellence with empowered local teams, and a balanced European management span of control focussed on Zones rather than countries
Launched projects to propel best in industry leading edge digital transformation, and refreshed Go To Market strategies in China and USA
Integrated Friction manufacturing organisation (market leader in Europe with 3 discrete brands) in November 2013
Controlled costs during aftermarket slowdown of 2012 and thereafter grew profits and market share through top line growth