Senior Vice President and Chief Commercial, Marketing, and Communications Officer
Byron Foster serves as senior vice president and chief commercial, marketing, and communications officer for Dana. In this role, he has responsibility for leading and supporting all commercial opportunities globally, along with oversight responsibilities for marketing and communications.
Byron ensures that the entire enterprise is collaborating with customers at the highest levels for purchasing and engineering opportunities; investigating content opportunities; and utilizing the best data to serve our customers. He is also responsible for ensuring a robust process for sharing product technology information, managing the career development program for sales personnel, and identifying other commercial synergies.
Byron is a veteran of the mobility industry, serving for more than two decades in senior executive commercial and operational roles at Johnson Controls, Inc., and Adient plc. Most recently, he served as CEO of Shield T3, a Covid-19 testing company of the University of Illinois. He earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree from the University of Michigan and a Master of Business Management degree from Northwestern University.