Arconic has appointed Neil Marchuk as executive vice president, Human Resources, effective 1 March. 

Marchuk brings extensive experience leading the human resources and talent management function of global manufacturing companies.

"Neil's invaluable experience helping to steer manufacturing companies through changing dynamics will help strengthen the organisation as we look to maximise shareholder value," said Arconic chairman and CEO, John Plant.

Marchuk recently served as EVP executive and chief human resources officer at Adient since 2016. In his role with Adient, he led the company's Human Resources, Facilities, Health Safety and Environment, Aviation and Communications operations.

He was instrumental in building the company's performance-driven culture and was a member of the senior leadership team which led Adient's spin-out from Johnson Controls.

Marchuk was EVP of Human Resources at TRW from 2004 to 2015. In the role, he led the integration of TRW with ZF in 2015.

He has also previously held various human resources positions at DuPont and SC Johnson. Marchuk serves on the boards of the Michigan Virtual University and the American Society of Employers.

He will be based in Arconic's Pittsburgh office and report directly to John Plant.