John Amyot is president of BBB’s OES, Commercial Vehicle, and Industrial (OCI) Strategic Business Unit, reporting to CEO Duncan Gillis.
John leads all aspects of the OCI business, which include the operations, sales, and marketing for turbochargers, electronics, braking and rotating electrical products for our OES, Commercial Vehicle, Collision, and Industrial segments.
He is a 25-year veteran of the automotive industry, and he has held several aftermarket and OEM leadership positions at both public and private companies. Throughout his career, John has led numerous production, engineering, and product teams throughout his career to create and launch multiple product programs to meet the automotive industry’s ever-changing technology needs.
Prior to joining BBB, John led a global division at Delphi Technologies responsible for the global aftermarket for HVAC components. John also worked at Visteon Corporation, where he was responsible for 27 different remanufactured product groups, including complex electronics. Prior to Visteon, John worked on the leadership team at Ford Motor Company to create and launch a global remanufacturing program for its various product lines.
John earned a bachelor’s degree in Business from the University of Windsor, an MBA from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan and has completed global leadership programs at IESE Business School Barcelona and the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS).
An avid sailboat racer, a children’s sailing instructor, and a volunteer hockey coach, John resides in LaSalle, Ontario.