As Tenneco’s senior vice president, human resources, Jeff Bowen is responsible for oversight of global HR programs and policies including compliance; compensation and benefits; talent acquisition and management; environmental, health and safety; labor and employee relations and organizational development for the new Tenneco that will emerge during the second half of 2019 out of Tenneco’s acquisition of Federal-Mogul in 2018 and the subsequent separation into two new, publicly traded companies.
Before joining Tenneco, Bowen led his own consulting practice in Human Resources and culture change. Prior to that, he spent five years as the CHRO/chief administrative officer for Dana Corporation, leading the HR, safety and health, communications and continuous improvement functions.
Throughout his 35-year career, Bowen has held leadership roles in human resources with leading global suppliers including BorgWarner, Allied Signal/Bosch and Navistar.
Bowen holds a bachelor's degree in industrial and environmental hygiene from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside and an MBA in human resources and operations management from Syracuse University.