Dana Incorporated (NYSE: DAN) announced today that Ernesto M. Hernández has been appointed to the company's board of directors, effective immediately.
Mr. Hernández is a veteran mobility-industry executive with extensive knowledge of product engineering, manufacturing, planning, program management, sales, marketing, and the aftermarket. He recently retired from General Motors after a 40-year career culminating in the role of president and managing director of General Motors, Mexico.
"I am delighted to welcome Ernesto to the Dana board of directors," said James Kamsickas, Dana chairman and CEO. "He brings a unique combination of industry expertise across all mobility segments, a global perspective, and a keen understanding of advanced technologies – all of which will be of great value to our board as we strategically and profitably grow the company and continue our leadership position in alternative vehicle propulsion."
Mr. Hernández also serves on the boards of BRP Inc., the recreational products business previously owned by Bombardier Inc.; and Constellation Brands, Inc., a producer of beers, wines, and distilled spirits.
The company also announced that Raymond E. Mabus, Jr., will retire from the board of directors at the 2022 Annual Meeting of Shareholders, and will serve as a director until that time.