Tim D. Myers
President, Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products - EPS
Tim Myers is President, Alcoa Wheel and Transportation Products (AWTP), responsible for forged wheels and aluminum structures. This global business serves customers in the commercial vehicle, defense and automotive markets with products used in a range of applications including forged aluminum wheels, and niche products such as Dura-Bright® and Dura-Flange® wheels, LvL One™ truck wheels and M-Series™ medium truck wheels, as well as other aluminum components. AWTP has operations in North America, Europe, Russia, South Africa, Australia and Japan. Prior to this assignment, Tim was Vice President and General Manager, Commercial Vehicle Wheels for the Alcoa Wheel Products business. In this assignment, he oversaw Alcoa truck wheel plants in Hungary, Mexico, Japan, Australia, Russia, and the US as well as sub-assembly and logistics sites in the US and Canada.
During Tim’s tenure with the Alcoa wheels business, he also served as General Manager, Forged Specialty and Cast Automotive Wheels and Director, Commercial Operations, which involved commercial and product development for Alcoa’s worldwide Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) wheel business.
Tim joined Alcoa in 1991 as an automotive applications engineer in the Commercial Rolled Products Division based in Southfield, Michigan. He transitioned into marketing assignment for the Alcoa Mill Products business in Chicago and Alcoa Forged Products in Detroit, selling primarily to US automakers. In 1998, he became Sales and Marketing Manager for Alcoa’s OEM and aftermarket wheel business, progressing to Director, Commercial Operations, and then General Manager of Alcoa’s Forged Automotive and Specialty Wheels business, which makes wheels for trailers, RVs, motorcycles, pickups and SUVs.
Prior to joining Alcoa, Tim was a product design engineer for Ford Motor Company. He graduated from the University of Michigan in 1988 with a BS degree in Engineering-Mechanical Engineering and, subsequently, obtained an MBA in 1994 from the university.
He was born in Lake Orion, Michigan. Tim and his wife, Michele, have four children.