VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich.
Oct. 3, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Visteon Corporation (NYSE: VC) today announced that
Martin E. Welch III
has stepped down as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
Michael J. Widgren
, who has been vice president, corporate controller and chief accounting officer since
, will serve as chief financial officer on an interim basis until a permanent replacement is named.
"We appreciate Marty's contributions during an important period in Visteon's transformation and wish him the best in his future endeavors," said
Timothy D. Leuliette
, Visteon president and chief executive officer.
Widgren joined Visteon in 2005 as assistant controller. He previously served as chief accounting officer for Federal-Mogul Corp., where he held several financial management positions during his seven-year tenure. Before that, he worked at Coopers & Lybrand, LLP.
Visteon is a leading global automotive supplier that designs, engineers and manufactures innovative climate, electronics and interior products for vehicle manufacturers. With corporate offices in
Van Buren Township, Mich.
; the company has facilities in 28 countries and employs approximately 22,000 people. Learn more at
SOURCE Visteon Corporation