Novi, Michigan – Shareholders of Cooper Standard Holdings Inc. elected Molly Zhang to the company's board of directors at its annual meeting of stockholders.
She currently serves as a member of the supervisory board at GEA Group Aktiengesellschaft, as well as a board member for XG Sciences, and previously served on the board of Inenco Group.
Zhang brings international experience in chemical, mining service and other industrial sectors, as well as extensive expertise in China market penetration and Asia business growth to her new role, according to a statement.
"Molly is a great addition to our board of directors," said Jeffrey Edwards, Cooper Standard chairman and CEO. "Her extensive international experience, technical expertise and background in diverse industrial sectors will further drive Cooper Standard's global expansion. We welcome her to the Board and are eager to incorporate her new perspective into our strategic growth plans."
From 2011 until her retirement in 2016, Zhang served in a number of senior executive roles for Orica Ltd., a global producer of chemicals for the mining, oil and gas, construction and civil service industries. Before joining Orica, Zhang held diverse executive positions at Dow Chemical Co. from 1989 to 2011.