Doug Del Grosso


Doug Del Grosso is Adient’s president and chief executive officer (CEO).

Del Grosso joined Adient in October 2018 from automotive supplier Chassix, where he served as president and CEO. From 2012 to 2015, he served as president and CEO at Henniges Automotive. Del Grosso held leadership roles at TRW Automotive from 2007 to 2012, where he last served as vice president and general manager for the company’s global braking and suspension operations.

Prior to joining TRW Automotive, Del Grosso spent more than 20 years at Lear Corporation in a variety of engineering and operational roles, the last being president and chief operating officer (COO).

Del Grosso holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Eli Broad College of Business at Michigan State University, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Lawrence Technological University.

He serves as a director and member of the Safety, Health, Environment and Sustainability Committee at Cabot Corp., and as a trustee of The Committee for Economic Development of The Conference Board (CED). His CED activities include co-chairing the CED Trade and Economic Globalization Committee, being a member of the Education Committee and serving as a member of the CED Task Force on Climate, The Environment, and Energy.