MAHLE Appoints Jon Douglas New General Manager, MAHLE Clevite Inc.

Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 1, 2013 – MAHLE recently named Jon Douglas as General Manager of MAHLE Clevite Inc., effective immediately. Douglas, who transitioned into the role upon the retirement of Dan Moody, will report to Arnd Franz, Director and General Manager for MAHLE Aftermarket.

Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 1, 2013 – MAHLE recently named Jon Douglas as General Manager of MAHLE Clevite Inc., effective immediately. Douglas, who transitioned into the role upon the retirement of Dan Moody, will report to Arnd Franz, Director and General Manager for MAHLE Aftermarket.

During his 20-year career with the MAHLE Group, Douglas has held a variety of roles, including production/quality engineer, team coordinator, and production manager – automotive. His most recent position involved guiding the MAHLE Motorsports division in North America to the top of the performance engine parts aftermarket.

In his new role, Douglas will assume management responsibilities for all North American Aftermarket activities, which include MAHLE Clevite, Inc., MAHLE Clevite Canada, ULC and the Aftermarket division of MAHLE Componentes de Motor de México, S. de R.L. de C.V.

“Jon’s diverse background within MAHLE will prove an immediate strength to MAHLE Clevite,” said Dan Moody, outgoing general manager, MAHLE Clevite. “He brings a unique blend of engineering, operations, sales and marketing experience to the role, which will help continue MAHLE Clevite’s leadership position in the industry.”

For more information about MAHLE Clevite Inc. and its North American Aftermarket activities, visitwww.mahle-aftermarket.com, or contact you local sales representative.

About MAHLE
The MAHLE Group is one of the top 30 automotive suppliers and the leading global manufacturer of components and systems for the internal combustion engine and its peripherals. MAHLE employs approximately 48,000 people worldwide and generated sales of nearly EUR 6.2 billion (USD 7.9 billion) in 2012.

MAHLE Aftermarket, the business unit specializing in spare parts, uses the expertise from the series production of original equipment in its automotive aftermarket product range, and supplies trade, repair shop, and engine repair partners. MAHLE Aftermarket is represented at 17 locations and other sales offices worldwide, with 1,500 employees. In 2012, the business unit attached a global sales volume of EUR 6.2 billion (USD 7.9 billion).

For further information:
MAHLE Clevite Inc.
Ted Hughes
Manager - Marketing
23030 MAHLE Drive
Farmington Hills, MI 48335
USA
Phone: +248/347-9710
Fax: +248/596-8899
ted.hughes@us.mahle.com

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