GHSP Appoints Automotive Tech Industry Veteran Dan Dawiedczyk as President
HOLLAND, MI. (March 30, 2021) – GHSP, a global provider of mechanical and electromechanical systems and portfolio company of JSJ Corporation, today announced the appointment of Dan Dawiedczyk, formerly Aptiv’s Vice President and Managing Director of Connection Systems Americas, as its President. With over 25 years of engineering and management experience, Dawiedczyk is well suited to scale, develop, and manage GHSP’s existing automotive business and all new technology market operations throughout the world. Dawiedczyk brings deep expertise overseeing design, production, and commercialization with experience in global technology companies providing solutions to a wide variety of markets and applications. Dawiedczyk will report directly to JSJ CEO, Nelson Jacobson, and will start April 1, 2021.
“I’m thrilled to join GHSP and take on an opportunity to lead a company with such a rich history of innovation that dates back nearly 100 years,” said Dawiedczyk. “The technologies and innovations developed by GHSP are helping to drive both the automotive and appliance industries forward. The company is positioned well for substantial growth and I look forward to helping direct the next chapter of innovation at GHSP.”
Dawiedczyk comes to GHSP from Aptiv PLC, a $14 billion global technology firm enabling the future of mobility where he served as Vice President and Managing Director for the company's Americas Connection Systems organization. While in this role, Dawiedczyk optimized the overall business footprint, developed key strategic initiatives to grow the company’s market position, and successfully launched multiple products across several product lines.
“Dan’s record of success and proven leadership skills make him highly qualified for this critical role,” said Nelson Jacobson, JSJ’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “His firm grasp of the vital importance of technology will be of great benefit as he assumes leadership of GHSP.”
To learn more about GHSP’s versatile technology offerings and its distinguished leadership team, visit www.ghsp.com.
GHSP is a privately-owned company based in Grand Haven, Mich., that specializes in the design and manufacturing of innovative control systems and technology solutions primarily for the automobile and high-end appliance industries. Founded in 1924, GHSP has locations in North America, Europe and Asia. GHSP is a portfolio business within JSJ Corporation, a growth firm with global manufacturing, distribution and service businesses that focus on highly technical skills to deliver engineered solutions. Learn more at GHSP.com and JSJcorp.com.