Joseph Long leads Inteva in improving product value through cost reduction, competitive assessments, and increased functionality and features for global customers.
Long began his career with Delphi in 1981 and has since held numerous engineering positions including Chief Engineer for the Closures product line and Lead Engineer for the automotive industry’s first powered sliding door program. For his creativity and innovation, Delphi Automotive recognized Long as an inaugural member of its Innovation Hall of Fame.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Evansville, a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Oakland University, and a master’s degree in Business Management from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University. He serves on the advisory board for the School of Engineering and Computer Science at Oakland University, is a member of S.A.V.E International, and is a registered professional engineer in the state of Michigan.
Long earned his Eagle Scout rank from the Boy Scouts of America in 1980. He resides in Waterford, Michigan with his wife, and enjoys boating, traveling, and spending time with his three grown children.