Inteva Products has appointed DeRoy Bryant as Global Supply Chain Management VP, reporting directly to CEO and president, Lon Offenbacher.

Bryant brings more than 25 years of experience in procurement, supply chain management, supplier diversity programme leadership and policy development and implementation, within global automotive OEMs as well as other businesses.

His career includes positions with Ford as central purchasing manager for Vehicle Procurement Operations and global strategy and business planning manager for the Global Purchasing-Strategy Planning office.

At General Motors, Bryant served as production purchasing manager for the Midsize and Luxury Car Group and global commodity manager for the Worldwide Purchasing Group. Prior to these roles, he held positions with the Lansing Automotive Division and with Saturn Corporation. In addition, Bryant has held supply chain executive roles within the healthcare industry.

Bryant will be based out of Inteva's world headquarters and technical centre in Troy, Michigan.

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