Greg C. Smith

Principal at Greg C. Smith LLC

Greg C. Smith

Greg C. Smith

Principal at Greg C. Smith LLC

Biography

Presently, Gregory C. Smith is Non-Executive Chairman for Lear Corp. Mr. Smith is also on the board of Penske Automotive Group, Inc. and Challenge Aspen and Principal at Greg C. Smith LLC. In his past career Mr. Smith was Vice Chairman at Ford Motor Co. and Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Credit Co. LLC (a subsidiary of Ford Motor Co.). Gregory C. Smith received an MBA from Eastern Michigan University and an undergraduate degree from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, Inc.

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Career Highlights

Ford Motor Credit Co. LLC

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9

Birthday

1952 - Toledo, OH, United States

Age

69

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Chair of the Board & Chief Executive Officer at Penske Automotive Group, Inc.

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President at Penske Automotive Group, Inc.

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President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at Lear Corporation

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Former President & Chief Operating Officer at Ford Motor Company

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Counsel at Michigan Thanksgiving Parade Foundation

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Fiduciary Director at Indiana University Foundation

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Former Principal Executive Officer at Diebold Nixdorf, Inc.

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President at Challenge Aspen

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Former Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Ford Motor Credit Company at Ford Motor Company

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President at Lincoln Motor Co.

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Greg C. Smith
Principal at Greg C. Smith LLC
Education
Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering

Rose–Hulman Institute of Technology (abbreviated RHIT), formerly Rose Polytechnic Institute, is a small private college specializing in teaching engineering, mathematics and science. RHIT is highly regarded for its undergraduate engineering program, which US News and World Reports ranked in 2013 as No. 1 in the United States of engineering schools where a doctorate degree is not offered, a position it has held since 2000.[3] Its 295-acre (0.5 sq mi; 119.4 ha) campus is located in Terre Haute, Indiana.

Eastern Michigan University (EMU) is a comprehensive, co-educational public university located in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Ypsilanti is 35 miles (56 km) west of Detroit and eight miles (13 km) east of Ann Arbor. The university was founded in 1849 as Michigan State Normal School. Today, the university is governed by an eight-member Board of Regents, who are appointed by the Governor of Michigan for eight-year terms. The school belongs to the Mid-American Conference and was re-accredited by the North Central Association in 2001. Since 1991 EMU athletics has gone by the name "Eagles". Then in 1994, "Swoop" was officially adopted by the university as the school's mascot.[4] Currently, EMU comprises seven colleges and schools:[5] Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Health & Human Services, Technology, an Honors College, and a Graduate School. The university's site is composed of an academic and athletic campus spread across 800 acres (3.2 km2), with over 120 buildings. EMU has a total enrollment of more than 23,000 students.

Master's Degree in Business Administration
Career History
Principal
2007 - Current
Executive Vice President & President, Americas
2001 - 2006

Ford Motor Co. engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of automobiles. It operates through the following three segments: Automotive, Mobility, and Ford Credit. The Automotive segment engages in developing, manufacturing, marketing and servicing of Ford cars, Lincoln vehicles. The Mobility segment includes Ford Smart Mobility LLC and autonomous vehicles business. The Ford Credit segment comprises Ford Credit business on a consolidated basis, which is primarily vehicle-related financing and leasing activities. The company was founded by Henry Ford on June 16, 1903 and is headquartered in Dearborn, MI.

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
1997 - 2004

Ford Motor Credit Co. LLC is an automotive finance company. The company provides dealer and customer finance to support the sale of Ford Motor Co.'s products. Its primary business is to finance Ford vehicles and supporting Ford's dealers. It offers automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. The firm operates through the following segments: Consumer and Non-Consumer. The Consumer segment engages in products offering to individuals and businesses that finance the acquisition of vehicles from dealers for personal and commercial use. The Non-Consumer segment engages primarily to products offered to automotive dealers, like loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory, improvements to dealership facilities, working capital, and the purchase of dealership real estate. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Dearborn, MI.

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Independent Director
2008 - Prior

Solutia, Inc. manufactures performance materials and specialty chemicals. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, MO.

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer
1997 - 2004

Ford Motor Credit Co. LLC is an automotive finance company. The company provides dealer and customer finance to support the sale of Ford Motor Co.'s products. Its primary business is to finance Ford vehicles and supporting Ford's dealers. It offers automotive financing products to and through automotive dealers. The firm operates through the following segments: Consumer and Non-Consumer. The Consumer segment engages in products offering to individuals and businesses that finance the acquisition of vehicles from dealers for personal and commercial use. The Non-Consumer segment engages primarily to products offered to automotive dealers, like loans to dealers to finance the purchase of vehicle inventory, improvements to dealership facilities, working capital, and the purchase of dealership real estate. The company was founded in 1959 and is headquartered in Dearborn, MI.

Member, Advisory Board
Prior
Director
2005 - 2008

Fannie Mae Foundation provides construction and general contracting services. It creates affordable homeownership and housing opportunities. The company offers a range of grants, fellowships, and awards programs. It has offices in offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Pasadena, and Philadelphia. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

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