Meritor, Inc. today announced that Jim Keane has been appointed to vice president of Industrial, effective May 3, 2021.
In this position, Keane is responsible for successfully executing Meritor’s strategy for the global Industrial business, including Engineering, Sales, Product Strategy and Program Management. He will report to Tim Bowes, senior vice president and president of Industrial and Aftermarket North America, and Electrification.
“During his 15 years with Meritor, Jim has made significant contributions to the company in engineering, product development and product strategy,” Bowes said. “He brings the right blend of leadership experience, business acumen and technical expertise to lead and grow Meritor’s Industrial business.”
Keane has been with Meritor since 2005 in various positions of increasing responsibility including director of the Specialty business and director of Program and Product Management for the Specialty and Defense businesses. Most recently, he was senior director of Global Industrial Engineering. Prior to Meritor, Keane was with Honda R&D Americas in North Carolina, where he held engineering and quality positions.