TROY, Mich., May 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) has appointed Chris Snodgrass to the position of vice president, Axles & Drivelines, Commercial Truck, North America, effective June 1.
In this position, Snodgrass is responsible for the P&L and strategic direction for the company's axles and drivelines produced for global truck manufacturers in North America.
"During his tenure at Meritor, Chris has proven himself to be an exceptional leader who has energized our operations and supply chain," said Tim Bowes, president, Commercial Truck, Meritor. "His experience with our global operations and significant industry knowledge make him a perfect candidate to lead our North American axle and driveline business."
Previously, Snodgrass was vice president, Global Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management. Prior to joining Meritor in 2007, he served as general manager of North American Engine Operations and Supply Chain Management, for Detroit Diesel, a division of Daimler Truck.
He holds a bachelor's degree in business management from Concordia Lutheran University in Portland, Ore.
Meritor, Inc. is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. With more than a 100-year legacy of providing innovative products that offer superior performance, efficiency and reliability, the company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, specialty and aftermarket customers in more than 70 countries. Meritor is based in Troy, Mich., United States, and is made up of approximately 10,000 diverse employees who apply their knowledge and skills in manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, joint ventures, distribution centers and global offices in 19 countries. Common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MTOR. For important information, visit the company's web site at meritor.com.
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