Mr. Wood retired in 2015 as Dana Holding Corporation’s President and Chief Executive Officer, a position he had held since 2011, when he joined Dana. Prior to joining Dana Holding Corporation, Mr. Wood served as Executive Vice President and Group President for the Engine Group at BorgWarner. In his 26 year career at BorgWarner, Mr. Wood served in various leadership roles with global operations responsibilities. Mr. Wood holds a bachelor’s degree in engineering technology from State University College in Buffalo, N.Y., and an MBA from Syracuse University. He is a member of the board of directors of Brunswick Corporation and Fallbrook Technologies Inc. Mr. Wood also serves as a member of the board for Business Leaders for Michigan and Ohio Business Roundtable. Prior to Mr. Wood’s retirement from Dana, he served as a member of the boards for the Business Leaders of Michigan, the Ohio Business Roundtable, the board of trustees of the Manufacturer’s Alliance/MAPI and the CEO Council for the Original Equipment Suppliers Association (OESA). Mr. Wood is a fellow of the National Association of Corporate Directors. He has been a director since 2016.
Mr. Wood’s thirty-year career at other Tier-1 automotive suppliers gives him distinct knowledge of the businesses and operations of companies such as ours, particularly in the areas of manufacturing operations, business management and strategic planning. In addition, as a former Chief Executive Officer of a major international business, he brings his significant leadership experience to our Board.