Senior Vice President, Global Operations
Carl Beckwith serves as senior vice president, global operations for Dana. Responsible for Dana’s global manufacturing strategy, he works together with the business unit presidents to drive cross-business unit operational best-practice sharing, benchmarking, and policy deployment to elevate operational excellence and continuous improvement across Dana’s manufacturing plants.
Carl came to Dana in 2018 after 11 years with International Automotive Components (IAC) where he most recently served as president, Americas. Prior to that role, he worked as senior vice president, North American operations for IAC, and held significant operational leadership roles with Lear Corporation and Tower Automotive.
Carl earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan Technical University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.
In 2019, Carl was named a Rising Star by Automotive News magazine, which recognize leaders among automakers and suppliers who are making a significant impact in the industry and for their company.