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Inteva Products Vice President Named a Leading Woman in Automotive


Jan Griffiths named to Automotive News’ list of 100 leading women 

TROY, Mich., November 9, 2015 – Inteva Products, LLC, a leading global automotive supplier of engineered components and systems, is pleased to announce that Jan Griffiths, Vice President of Supply Chain, has been named to Automotive News’ list of 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry.

Every 5 years, Automotive News names 100 Leading Women in the North American Auto Industry, recognizing female leaders who are making the greatest impact on the future of the industry at automakers, suppliers and dealerships. 

Griffiths oversees Inteva’s global supply chain management function, including purchasing, supplier quality and logistics. She is recognized for her accomplishments in building excellent global strategic sourcing and supply chain organizations. 

Griffiths joined Inteva in 2014. Accomplishments across her career have included leading boundary-breaking improvements in supply chain restructuring resulting in significant improvements in cash flow; launching a Global Sourcing Council for a $2 billion manufacturer, creating a center-led shared commodity structure with oversight/accountability for more than 30 direct and raw material commodities, logistics and compliance activities; and establishing an Asian sourcing office in China in 90 days, on time and within budget. 

“Jan’s collaborative leadership style, industry expertise and bias for action are driving continuous improvements in Inteva’s supply chain management,” said Inteva President and CEO Lon Offenbacher. “She is an integral part of Inteva’s executive leadership team and we are very proud of her well-earned recognition.” 

Today, Automotive News has published the full list of 100 Leading Women in Automotive as part of a special section and will host a celebratory gala this evening at the Max M. and Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center in Detroit, Michigan. 

About Inteva Products, LLC 

Inteva Products, LLC is a leading global automotive supplier providing automakers with innovative, reliable, environmentally friendly products that enhance vehicle quality, safety and performance. Inteva has global resources for engineering, manufacturing and customer service for Closure Systems, Interior Systems, Motors and Electronics, and Roof Systems. Formed in 2008, the tier-one supplier is focused on achieving sustained global growth, providing excellent customer service and driving innovation. Inteva was founded on INnovative solutions and the use of applied TEchnology to drive VAlue-based solutions. Inteva employs more than 12,500 people in 18 countries and is headquartered in Troy, Michigan USA.