Daines contributes more than 30 years of automotive supplier experience including several years in soft trim and acoustics products. Previously, he served as senior sales director and platform director at Inteva, where he was instrumental in leading their electric vehicle customer strategy. Prior to that, he held various executive roles at international automotive companies such as Applied Acoustics International, Adler Pelzer Group and Lear Corporation.
A native of the U.K., Daines completed a mechanical engineering apprenticeship and attended the Open University in Essex, England where he earned a Master of Manufacturing Management and Technology. Tony began his career working in the U.K. and Germany. Since 1999 he has lived and worked in the U.S.