WARREN, Mich., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Kenneth Langone and Sir Ronald
Hampel have been named to the board of directors at TI Automotive, the
world's leading supplier of automotive fuel storage and delivery systems.
Kenneth Langone is the founder and chairman of Invemed Associates LLC,
a New York Stock Exchange member firm involved in the brokerage business
and investment banking. He currently serves on the board of overseers at
New York University's Leonard N. Stern School of Business; the board of
trustees of New York University, and as chairman of the board of trustees
at New York University Medical School and Hospital.
A co-founder of Home Depot, Inc., in Atlanta, Ga., Langone has been a
director and member of the executive committee of Home Depot's board since
the company was founded in 1978. He also serves on the boards of
ChoicePoint, Inc., YUM Brands, Unifi, Inc. and Micell Technologies.
Sir Ronald Hampel recently retired as chairman of Templeton Emerging
Markets Investment Trust (TEMIT) in the United Kingdom, and was previously
chairman of United Business Media plc. He spent 44 years with Imperial
Chemical Industries, where he joined the board in 1985, became chief
operating officer in 1991 and chief executive officer in 1993.
Chairman of the board at Imperial Chemical Industries from 1995 to
1998, Hampel was knighted in 1995 by Queen Elizabeth II of England.
Both Langone and Hampel will serve as independent members of TI
Automotive's board of directors.
TI Automotive is the world's leading supplier of fluid storage,
transfer and delivery systems, including brake, fuel and air conditioning
applications. With headquarter locations in Warren, Mich., and Oxford,
England, the company employs more than 16,000 people at more than 100
facilities in 27 countries on six continents. Annual sales in 2006 totaled
approximately $2.9 billion.
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SOURCE TI Automotive