We are pleased to announce that Brian Schantz has joined TI Automotive as Global Purchasing Director, FCS. Brian joins TI from Joyson Safety Systems where he was Senior Vice President, Global Purchasing Value Creation. He had joined Joyson predecessor company Key Safety Systems in 2007 as Director, North American Purchasing and over an 11-year career within Key, was promoted twice to Vice President, Global Purchasing.
Prior to Key Safety, Brian was with Ford Motor Company from 2000 to 2007 in Ford’s purchasing group where, among other commodities, he has responsibility for safety restraints.
After graduating from the Florida Institute of Technology in 1993 with a BS in Aeronautics, Brian spent the first five years of his early career in aviation consulting. In 1998, he attended The Ohio State University where he received his MBA in 2000.
Holden Richardson was pleased to support TI Automotive with this critical assignment.