Jeffrey H. Vanneste
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Jeffrey H. Vanneste is senior vice president, chief financial officer and a member of the Company's Executive Council. He is responsible for Lear's global financial strategy and financial activities, including Accounting, Financial Transactions and Controls, Financial Reporting, Corporate Business Planning & Analysis, Treasury and Tax matters worldwide.
Prior to joining Lear, Mr. Vanneste served as executive vice president and chief financial officer for International Automotive Components Group (IAC). Jeff joined IAC in March 2007 as chief financial officer for IAC North America. In January 2011, he was elevated to EVP and CFO of IAC's global operations.
Prior to joining IAC, Mr. Vanneste was with Lear Corporation in positions of increasing responsibility over 15 plus years including: vice president of Finance, European Operations, vice president of Corporate Business Planning and Analysis, vice president of Finance, Seating and vice president of Finance for the Ford and GM Divisions.
Vanneste joined Lear in October 1991 as controller of the Detroit plant. Before joining Lear, he was assistant controller for Champagne-Webber, Inc. in Fraser, Mich. and prior to that was an audit senior at Cooper & Lybrand in Detroit, Mich.
Vanneste received a Bachelor's degree in Accounting from Wayne State University in Detroit Michigan and a Master of Business Administration degree from Michigan State University. In addition to his responsibilities at Lear, he is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts.