Anversa will lead all of Gentherm’s financial and IT operations on a global basis, and he will report to Gentherm’s President and CEO, Phil Eyler. Anversa succeeds Barry Steele as Gentherm’s CFO. Steele will step down as the Company’s Vice-President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer effective upon Anversa’s start date. Steele will provide transition services through February 15, 2019.
“I am delighted that Matteo is joining our executive management team as CFO. He is an accomplished financial executive with global experience and strong business acumen,” said Eyler. “Matteo’s disciplined approach to financial reporting and analysis and operational excellence will help continue to drive Gentherm’s focused growth and improved profitability.”
Eyler added, “Barry was Gentherm’s CFO for more than 14 years and he oversaw the Company’s growth from a start-up to $1 billion in revenue. I want to personally thank Barry for his dedication and commitment to Gentherm and wish him well in his future endeavors.”
“I’m excited to be part of a company that has so much opportunity ahead,” said Anversa. “I am looking forward to leading the finance and IT organizations to help deliver the next phase of growth for Gentherm.”
Anversa holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Parma, Italy. He is a dual citizen of the United States and Italy. Anversa will be based at Gentherm’s corporate headquarters in Northville, MI.