TROY, Mich., July 23, 2013 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Meritor, Inc. (NYSE: MTOR) has appointed Charles Christman director, Investor Relations, effective immediately. Christman will report directly to Carl Anderson, vice president and treasurer.
In this position, Christman is responsible for communicating Meritor's financial information and strategic vision to the company's shareowners and other constituents.
"Charlie's background and extensive industry experience make him an excellent choice for this important financial role," Anderson said. "He is well positioned to help Meritor continue reaching out to our key stakeholders."
Previously, Christman was finance director, Aftermarket & Trailer. He joined the company in 2011 as director, Corporate Strategy. Prior to that, he held several positions at General Motors, serving in the New York Treasurer's Office from 2004 to 2011. His most recent position at GM was manager, Capital Markets.Christman holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Michigan State University's Eli Broad Graduate School of Management. In addition, he earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Indiana University. Christman replaces Christy Daehnert, who has assumed the position of senior director, M2016 program manager. In this new role, Daehnert reports directly to Ike Evans, executive chairman, interim CEO and president. About Meritor, Inc. Meritor, Inc. is a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions for commercial vehicle and industrial markets. With more than a 100-year legacy of providing innovative products that offer superior performance, efficiency and reliability, the company serves commercial truck, trailer, off-highway, defense, specialty and aftermarket customers in more than 70 countries. Meritor is based in Troy, Mich., United States, and is made up of more than 9,000 employees who apply their knowledge and skills in manufacturing facilities, engineering centers, joint ventures, distribution centers and global offices in 19 countries. Common stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol MTOR. For important information, visit the company's website at meritor.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110330/DE73783LOGO )