SOUTHFIELD, Mich., Feb. 25, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Chassix, a global automotive supplier of precision casting and machining solutions, has appointed Iwona Niec Villaire as vice president and general counsel.
Reporting to Doug DelGrosso, president and CEO, Chassix, Villaire is responsible for providing legal guidance, direction and oversight to corporate business development, financial agreements, corporate governance and compliance, commercial transactions and employment matters.
"Iwona brings a broad range of legal experience in the automotive sector to our team," said DelGrosso. "Her knowledge and expertise in corporate law along with her business acumen will help position Chassix for continued growth and profitability."
Villaire joins Chassix from Cooper-Standard Automotive, Inc. where she served the past nine years as deputy general counsel and director of global compliance. Prior, she served as senior counsel with Federal Mogul Corporation.
She holds a juris doctor degree from Wayne State University Law School and a master's degree in education psychology and a bachelor's degree in psychology from Wayne State University.
Chassix represents a $1.6 billion, privately held automotive supplier of precision casting and machining solutions. The brand was launched in 2013 following the integration of the businesses of SMW Automotive, LLC and Diversified Machine, Inc. The Company is focused on delivering high-quality, precision ductile iron and aluminum chassis components, with more than 4,500 employees in 23 locations in every key region of the world.
SOURCE Chassix Holdings, Inc