MAHLE recently named Jon Douglas as general manager of MAHLE Clevite Inc., effective immediately. Douglas, who transitioned into the role upon the retirement of Dan Moody, will report to Arnd Franz, director and general manager for MAHLE Aftermarket.
During his 20-year career with the MAHLE Group, Douglas has held a variety of roles, including production/quality engineer, team coordinator and production manager–automotive. His most recent position involved guiding the MAHLE Motorsports Division in North America to the top of the performance engine parts aftermarket.
In his new role, Douglas will assume management responsibilities for all North American aftermarket activities, which include MAHLE Clevite, Inc., MAHLE Clevite Canada, ULC and the MAHLE Aftermarket S. de R.L. de C.V., S. de R.L. de C.V. in Mexico.
“Jon’s diverse background within MAHLE will prove an immediate strength to MAHLE Clevite,” said Dan Moody, outgoing general manager, MAHLE Clevite. “He brings a unique blend of engineering, operations, sales and marketing experience to the role, which will help continue MAHLE Clevite’s leadership position in the industry.”