Delphi has appointed ZF TRW chief financial officer, Joseph Cantie to its board of directors.

Cantie has been with TRW Automotive Holdings since April 2004 and has held various other senior financial management roles at the supplier since joining in 1999.

Cantie has also held management roles at LucasVarity and KPMG Peat Marwick.

"As a seasoned financial leader with extensive global automotive knowledge, Joe brings valuable perspective and insights to Delphi," said Delphi chairman, Rajiv Gupta.

"Joe has a proven track record and will be a valuable member of Delphi's board of directors."