Tenneco has appointed Kevin Baird as chief operating officer, effective three August, 2020. 

In the function, Baird joins the executive leadership crew and will direct and assist strategic and functions initiatives.

“I am happy to welcome Kevin to Tenneco and the addition of his automotive industry, international functions management and personal fairness history to the deep working experience and strength of our executive leadership crew,” mentioned Tenneco CEO, Brian Kesseler.

“He delivers a demonstrated monitor file of delivering solid leading and base line success, driving hard cash movement and growing return on invested funds.”

Baird joins Tenneco from Guardian Industries, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Koch Industries, in which he served considering the fact that 2014 as president and CEO of its Guardian Glass business enterprise.

“Tenneco is a solid enterprise, and I’m excited to be a part of such a talented and expert leadership crew,” included Baird. 

“The breadth of Tenneco’s solution and technologies, as nicely as its international scale and portfolio of top models, is exceptional within the automotive industry, and I’m hunting ahead to encouraging the enterprise capitalise on its remarkable prospects for additional profitable growth and amplified worth for shareholders.”