ST PETERSBURG, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lisa Bahash has joined the leadership team at Jabil Circuit, Inc. (NYSE:JBL) as Senior Vice President, Automotive and Transportation. In this role, Bahash will lead all business operations for Jabil's automotive and transportation sector manufacturing solutions.
"We are thrilled to have Lisa join our team to lead the fast-growing automotive electronics and connected vehicle market," said Michael J. Loparco, executive vice president, CEO, Engineered Solutions Group.
"I am excited to join the Jabil team and partner with global customers to develop industry leading solutions that meet the growing vehicle electrification, safety and autonomous driving functionality requirements," said Bahash.
Bahash joins Jabil from Johnson Controls where she was the Group Vice President and General Manager of the Power Solutions Global OEM business. During her 28-year career in the automotive OEM and Tier 1 supplier sector, she has built an impressive set of technical, operations and business leadership experiences that position her to lead Jabil's automotive growth platform.
Prior to Johnson Controls, Lisa was the President and CEO of Gabriel Ride Control, leading the organization through a business transformation and turnaround. She began her career at Ford Motor Company where she had positions of increasing responsibility in engineering and product development and launch. In 2015, Automotive News recognized Ms. Bahash's contributions to the automotive industry, designating her as a "Top 100 Leading Women in the Automotive Industry."
Jabil is a product solutions company providing comprehensive electronics design, production and product management services to global electronics and technology companies. Offering complete product supply chain management from facilities in 28 countries, Jabil provides comprehensive, individualized-focused solutions to customers in a broad range of industries. Jabil common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol, "JBL". Further information is available on Jabil'swebsite: jabil.com.
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