in July 1992, The ITB Group serves participants in the global automotive market.
By combining superior technical and business skills, The ITB Group develops
actionable solutions for a variety of clients including suppliers, OEMs and
investment bankers. We have a proven track record in increasing operating
profitability through a solid understanding of both the technical needs and the
business hurdles our clients face in navigating the global automotive market.
The ITB Group's core competencies are:
presence and familiarity with the business environment and the automotive
culture in North America, Europe and the Far East provides a solid basis
automotive consulting assignments.
However, ITB’s strategy has always been
deploy a key project manager with the
required technical and global market knowledge irrespective of the geographic
location of the assignment.
engineering degrees together with many years of experience and specializations
in specific application segments provide the firm's consultants with the
relevant expertise to understand difficult technical issues that face their
clients. Such issues may be related to vehicle system integration, component
design and economics, material selection, manufacturing processes, or the long
term impact of new government legislation.
marketplace recognition and business experience enable the firm's consultants to
interact with key automotive participants around the world. Participants include
senior level managers, automotive research and design engineers, manufacturing
managers, sales and marketing personnel, government officials and investment
Group's Managing Directors
Ph.D. (Chemical Engineering); M.B.A. (Finance + Management
GM Research (3 years); Automotive consultant (22 years)
Focus: Fuel systems, powertrain– emissions and alternative
and sealing systems
Focus: Technology forecasting, business development, due diligence
assistance and strategic planning
Education: M.S. Plastics Engineering
Automotive consultant (28 years)
Focus: Interiors, exteriors, mass reduction, HMI and acoustic markets
Focus: Technology forecasting, business development, manufacturing cost
strategic planning and joint venture assistance
The ITB Group, Ltd.
39555 Orchard Hill Place, Suite 225
Novi, MI 48375