Stanadyne, a global fuel injection systems company based in Windsor, Conn., announced the hiring of David Zimmerman as its managing director of the Americas. Prior to Stanadyne, Zimmerman was global sales director at Continental Automotive, where he represented six business units with manufacturing touchpoints on six continents. Zimmerman focused on developing new powertrain markets to meet rapidly evolving emission and electrification demands.
Zimmerman will structure Stanadyne’s business in the Americas and develop growth strategies in Stanadyne’s original equipment (OE) and aftermarket sales markets.
He began his career at Lear Corp. as a test engineer, and also was resident engineer at BorgWarner, ultimately becoming a lead account manager for fuel systems and powertrain. Zimmerman holds a degree in mechanical engineering from Western Michigan University.