Mr. Grimm is Chairman of the Board of Electrical Components International. He also serves as a director of GST AutoLeather, Mojio, and Blue Bird Corporation. Mr. Grimm founded and led Grede Holdings, a supplier of safety-critical chassis, suspension, and drivetrain components, which grew to over $1 billion in sales.
He was formerly the President and COO of Metaldyne Performance Group, a $3 billion tier 1 automotive supplier with 60 manufacturing plants in 13 countries and 12,000 employees. He was also previously Chairman of the Board of the Motor & Equipment Manufacturers Association (MEMA). Mr. Grimm holds a BA from Hiram College and an MBA from University of Detroit Mercy.
CONNECTIVITY PRIOR TO EMERALD LAKE
- CEO of Grede Holdings’ predecessor Citation Corporation while Dan Lukas was Chairman of the Board
- Hiram College: B.A.
- University of Detroit Mercy: MBA
- Gede Holdings / Citation Corporation
- Metaldyne Performance Group