|SOUTHFIELD, Mich. - Dick Snell, chairman and chief executive
officer, Federal-Mogul Corporation announces the return of Alan C. Johnson, 52, to the new
position of executive vice president, Americas and Asia, effective immediately. In this
new expanded role, Johnson will have responsibility for all of the company's original
equipment and aftermarket operations in North America, South America and Asia, with sales
of over $4 billion.
Alan C. Johnson
|Johnson, a 30-year veteran with Federal-Mogul, had
left in 1999 to become president and chief operating officer of Exide Corporation.
"Alan is one of the most highly respected executives in the industry," said
Snell. "His leadership and wealth of experience is exemplary and we are pleased he is
returning to the Federal-Mogul family."
Johnson joined Federal-Mogul in 1970 and
most recently held the position of executive vice president - Powertrain Systems.
Previously he served as executive vice president responsible for the company's worldwide
manufacturing and international aftermarket operations, a position he held since January
1997. Johnson served as president - operations, from 1995 - 1997 and vice president,
Powertrain Operations - Americas, from 1993 - 1995. Johnson was named vice president and
general manager, oil seal operations in 1992, and prior to that served in management roles
in both manufacturing and distribution.
Johnson earned a Master of Business Administration degree from Wayne State University,
Detroit, Michigan, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Michigan. Johnson
is a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE).
(April 10, 2000)