Meritor, Inc. and WABCO, parent companies of the 50-50 joint venture Meritor WABCO, announced the appointment of Matthew Stevenson to president and general manager of Meritor WABCO, effective immediately. Meritor WABCO offers technologies designed to improve the safety and efficiency of commercial vehicles in North America.
Stevenson has nearly 20 years of sales, marketing, product strategy and business development experience in the commercial vehicle and automotive industries. Most recently, he served in an executive role with Bridgestone Americas, Inc. in its Consumer Original Equipment business. Previously, he was vice president of Bridgestone¹s Commercial Marketing group managing all marketing operations for the company¹s truck, bus, and off the road tires business, as well as more than 200 commercial stores under the GCR brand.
Prior to his roles at Bridgestone, Stevenson held the position of general manager of North American Field Operations and Marketing for Meritor Inc. from 2010 to 2013. From 2000 to 2010, Stevenson held positions of increasing responsibility, including executive level roles at Daimler Trucks North America.