Ernie DeVincent has taken over the position as Vice President, Engineering, Quality and Product Strategy of Meritor, Inc., effective Feb. 1. In this role, DeVincent has direct responsibility for Meritor’s global research and development activities, advanced product engineering, quality and product strategy development. Meritor is a global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets.
DeVincent was most recently Vice President, Transmission Product Development, and Director, Global Platform, at Getrag, a supplier of transmission systems for passenger cars and light commercial vehicles. His responsibilities for product line oversight included the engineering, profitability, quality and delivery of Getrag’s high-volume, dual-clutch transmission. DeVincent was also responsible for product line technical development and manufacturing integration in Europe and Asia. Prior to Getrag, DeVincent held various management and engineering positions at Ford Motor Co. for more than 20 years