Management

Management

  • James Gouin
    James Gouin
    Chief Executive Officer

    James (Jim) Gouin was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Tower International and became a member of Tower’s Board of Directors in January 2017. He also served as President of Tower International from September 2016 until January 2017. Jim joined Tower in November 2007 as Executive Vi

    Chief Executive Officer
  • Jeffrey Kersten
    Jeffrey Kersten
    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

    Jeffrey L. Kersten has been our Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer since September 1, 2016. Prior to this he served as Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller since February 1, 2007. He transitioned to that position from the position of Senior Vice President, R

    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
  • Par Malmhagen
    Par Malmhagen
    President Tower International

    Pär (Pelle) Malmhagen, was appointed President of Tower International in January 2017 and has overall responsibility for Tower’s North American and European businesses. Pelle joined the Company in June 2012 as President, Tower Europe. During his tenure in the role he strengthened the

    President Tower International
  • Mark Flynn
    Mark Flynn
    Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources

    Mark Flynn joined Tower as Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources & CHRO in December 2017. From 2009 to 2017 he held senior Human Resources positions with Adient and its predecessor, Johnson Controls, including as Vice President Global Human Resources, Automotive Seating and

    Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources
  • Nanette Dudek
    Nanette Dudek
    Vice President, Legal Affairs and Compliance and Corporate Secretary

    Nanette was appointed Vice President Legal Affairs and Compliance in February 2017. She joined Tower in 2005 and is responsible for managing and overseeing all aspects of the company’s legal, governance, and compliance activities. She has 20 years of experience in the automotive industr

    Vice President, Legal Affairs and Compliance and Corporate Secretary

Directors

  • Tony Brown
    Tony Brown
    Chairman

    Thomas “Tony” K. Brown, was appointed Chairman of the board effective April 30, 2017. Mr. Brown became a member of our board on April 1, 2014. He retired from Ford Motor Company on August 1, 2013, after fourteen years of service in various leadership positions in global purchasing for

    Chairman
  • James Gouin
    James Gouin
    Chief Executive Officer

    James (Jim) Gouin was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Tower International and became a member of Tower’s Board of Directors in January 2017. He also served as President of Tower International from September 2016 until January 2017. Jim joined Tower in November 2007 as Executive V

    Chief Executive Officer
  • Mark Malcolm
    Mark Malcolm
    Director (Retired Chief Executive Officer)

    Mark Malcolm has been a board member and since joining Tower August 1, 2007. Mr. Malcolm served as Tower’s Chief Executive Officer until his retirement on December 31, 2016. He was also Tower’s President until September 1, 2016. Prior to joining Tower, Mr. Malcolm served as a senior mem

    Director (Retired Chief Executive Officer)
  • James Chapman
    James Chapman
    Director

    James Chapman became a member of our board on September 30, 2010. Since 2004, Mr. Chapman has been a non−executive Vice Chairman of SkyWorks Leasing, LLC, an aircraft management services company. Prior to joining SkyWorks, Mr. Chapman held a variety of investment banking positions acros

    Director
  • Alison Davis-Blake
    Alison Davis-Blake
    Director

    Alison Davis-Blake, became a member of our Board on October 17, 2014. She currently is serving as Special Advisor to the Provost at University of Michigan working on developing programs to effectively and efficiently bring business education to non-business students at the university an

    Director
  • Frank English
    Frank English
    Director

    Frank E. English, Jr. became a member of our board on August 24, 2010, transitioned to senior advisor status on September 28, 2010 and was again appointed to our board on May 17, 2011. Mr. English has served as a Senior Advisor at Morgan Stanley & Co. since his retirement from that

    Director
  • Dev Kapadia
    Dev Kapadia
    Director

    Dev Kapadia has been a board member since August 1, 2007. Mr. Kapadia has been a Managing Director of CCM since 2003. From 1996 to 2003, Mr. Kapadia served in various capacities with The Carlyle Group, a global private investment firm, and Carlyle Management Group, an affiliate of The

    Director