SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT & MANAGING DIRECTOR OF GLOBAL WIRE HARNESS GROUP

Richard Tajer joined CVG in January 2019 as Senior Vice President and Managing Director of our Global Wire Harness Group. He comes to CVG most recently from Yazaki North America, where he spent 20 years and served most recently as Executive Vice President of Electronics, Instrumentation and Components with P & L responsibility for nine manufacturing facilities and $1 billion in sales. Rich also has relevant commercial and engineering experience from Alcoa Fujikura and United Technologies.

Today, Rich serves as the senior leader for our global wire harness operations.

Rich is a graduate of the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He also holds a Master in Business Administration from Wayne State University.

He is an active member of SAE International, the International Institute of Connector and Interconnector Technology, and the MENTTIUM corporate mentoring program.


EDUCATION

  • B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering – University of Michigan
  • M.B.A – Wayne State University