As Adient’s executive vice president and chief human resources officer, Neil is committed to creating a culture of strong customer satisfaction and operational excellence. He leads all our human resources activities, as well as communications, environmental health and safety, facilities and community relations.
Neil joined Adient’s former parent company, Johnson Controls, in 2016. Previously, he worked at ZF TRW – a developer and producer of vehicle safety systems – where he served as executive vice president for human resources, information technology, legal, compliance and governance, environment and facilities, health and safety. He has also led domestic and international human resources teams at SC Johnson and E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company.
Neil is a board member for the U.S. Department of State’s Overseas Schools Advisory Council, Michigan Virtual University and the American Society of Employers. In the past, he served as a board member for other organizations such as Junior Achievement, Big Brothers, the United Way and the Shanghai American School Finance Committee.
Neil earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management from the University of Windsor in Canada, and a master’s degree in business, marketing and marketing management from the University of Paisley in the United Kingdom.