Canton, Mich., September 18, 2017 – Ryan Spencer has joined Yazaki North America, Inc. as the company’s new Vice President of Information Technology (IT). He is responsible for the regional IT team’s strategy development, performance, alignment with the business, and is a member of the Global IT Committee. Ryan brings substantial experience to the company having worked for more than 20 years in the automotive industry with an extensive background in business process and systems.
“With previous positions in strategic, operational, and global capacities, Ryan brings Yazaki a wealth of experience and knowledge,” said Robert Kunihiro, Yazaki North America, Inc. Chief Financial Officer. “His contributions will help ensure Yazaki’s enterprise resources aid in producing success; helping us maintain our position as a global leader in wiring harness manufacturing.”
Ryan holds an MBA from the University of Michigan and a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Kettering University (formerly GMI). Ryan also serves as an adjunct professor to Oakland University’s Executive MBA program instructing in IT strategy.