Ginger M Jones has been elected to the position of vice president and chief financial officer of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, effective December 3, 2014. Jones succeeds Brad Huges, who in July of this year was appointed President of the company’s International Operations.
Ginger Jones, CFO, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
Prior to this appointment, Jones worked as chief financial officer at Plexus Corp, a $2.3 billion electronics manufacturing services company.
“We are pleased to welcome Ginger to our leadership team,” said Cooper Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President Roy Armes. “She brings nearly three decades of financial experience and several years as the CFO of a multi-billion-dollar publicly held company to Cooper. We are confident Ginger possesses the kind of substantive expertise, leadership strength and business acumen that will help guide Cooper as we continue to grow and embark on our next 100 years in the tire business.”
Jones, 50, holds a master’s of business administration (MBA) degree from The Ohio State University and a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Utah. She is a certified public accountant. Jones is a member of the board of directors of Libbey Inc., and is currently serving on the compensation committee and as chair of the audit committee.
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