Vice President, Latin America / Canada Region, Volvo Car USA
John Stech is currently Vice President, Latin America / Canada region, Volvo Car USA. Previously, John was Vice President, Commerical Operations. Prior to his time at Volvo Car USA, John was President, Volvo Car Russia from 2013-2014. In 2013 he was awarded the honorary title of "Rising Star” (Rising Stars in 2013), by Automotive News Europe. Prior to Volvo, John was General Director of Chrysler in Russia from 2007-2012 and the General Director of Daimler Chrysler, Egypt. He has held various positions at Chrysler Group, Mercedes-Benz USA, and Textron Automotive Company.
John has a Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry and German (Bucknell University, 1985-1989) and in 1993 received an MBA from New Hampshire University. John is married with two children - a son and daughter. His hobbies include creative writing, soccer / football, traveling with his family around the world, and of course, cars.