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Francis M. Scricco

Francis M. Scricco was named non-executive chairman of the board of directors of Visteon on Sept. 30, 2012, after being appointed to the board on Aug. 10, 2012.

Scricco spent 27 years in senior leadership positions in six different industries. He was senior vice president, manufacturing, logistics and procurement, for Avaya, Inc., a global business communications provider, from February 2007 until his retirement in October 2008.

Prior to that, he was Avaya's senior vice president, global services, a position he held since March 2004. He is the former president and CEO of Arrow Electronics and before that served as president of Fisher Products Group. Scricco's first operating role was as a general manager for General Electric Co. He began his career with The Boston Consulting Group. He currently serves on the boards of Tembec, Inc. and Masonite, Inc.

Duncan H. Cocroft

Duncan H. Cocroft is the former executive vice president, finance, and treasurer of Cendant Corporation, a provider of consumer and business services primarily in the travel and real estate services industries, a position he held from June 1999 to March 2004. During that time, Mr. Cocroft also served as executive vice president and chief financial officer of PHH Corporation, Cendant's wholly owned finance subsidiary. Prior to joining Cendant in June 1999, Mr. Cocroft served as senior vice president, chief administrative officer and principal financial officer of Kos Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and as vice president and chief financial officer of International Multifoods Corp. He also serves as a director of SBA Communications Corp. He has been a director of Visteon since Oct. 18, 2010.

Jeffrey D. Jones

Jeffrey D. Jones is an attorney with Kim & Chang, a South Korea-based law firm, a position he has held since 1980. Mr. Jones serves as chairman of the board of partners for Future Foundation, a Korean non-profit foundation. Mr. Jones has also served as a director of POSCO and the Doosan Corporation during the past five years. He has been a director of Visteon since Oct. 1, 2010.

Sachin Lawande

Sachin Lawande has been president and CEO of Visteon since June 29, 2015. He also serves on Visteon’s board of directors.

Lawande is considered one of the foremost technology and business thought leaders in the automotive OEM electronics supplier industry. Throughout his career, he has championed the need for automotive suppliers of cockpit electronics to evolve to meet the demands of the connected car era.

Most recently, Lawande served as president of the Infotainment Division of Harman International Industries since 2013 and as executive vice president since 2009. In his role as president of the Infotainment Division – the largest division of Harman with nearly $3 billion in annual sales – Lawande achieved double-digit sales and income growth while serving 11 of the top 15 vehicle manufacturers and leading more than 7,500 employees worldwide. Prior to that, Lawande served in various leadership roles at Harman including executive vice president (EVP) and president of the Lifestyle Division, EVP and co-president of the Automotive Division, EVP and chief technology officer and chief software architect. In these roles, Lawande was responsible for guiding software strategy, development partnerships, and key customer relationships.

Prior to joining Harman, Lawande held senior roles at QNX Software Systems and 3Com Corporation. Before joining QNX, he was responsible for the development of networking and consumer electronics systems at corporate giants such as AT&T Bell Labs, U.S. Robotics, and 3Com.

Lawande has a wealth of experience in developing embedded systems and software and holds four patents in communications software. He has a bachelor’s degree in electronics and telecommunications from Bombay University in India, and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville.
Joanne M. Maguire

Joanne M. Maguire’s experience in the aerospace and defense industries spans three decades. She served as executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co. from July 2006 until her retirement in May 2013. Before joining Lockheed Martin in 2003, she held a succession of increasingly responsible technical and management roles at TRW, culminating as vice president of business development and deputy to the sector CEO for TRW Space & Electronics, now part of Northrop Grumman. She also serves on the boards of Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. and the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory. She has been a director of Visteon since January 2015.

Robert J. Manzo

Robert J. Manzo is the founder and managing partner of RJM I, LLC, a provider of consulting services to troubled companies, which he started in 2005. From 2000-2005, he was the senior managing director of FTI Consulting, Inc., a global business advisory firm. He has extensive experience advising distressed companies in the automotive and other industries, and has financial and accounting expertise. He is a graduate of Rider University and a certified public accountant. He has been a director of Visteon since June 14, 2012.

David L. Treadwell

David L. Treadwell is chairman of C&D Technologies, Inc., a producer and marketer of electrical power storage and conversion products, a position he has held since January 2011. He has been a director of C&D since December 2010.

Prior to that, he was president and CEO of EP Management Corp., formerly known as EaglePicher Corp., from August 2006 to September 2011. He was EaglePicher’s chief operating officer from June 2005 to July 2006, and served as CEO of Oxford Automotive from 2004-2005. He also serves on the boards of FairPoint Communications, Inc. and Flagstar Bank.

Harry J. Wilson

Harry J. Wilson has been chairman and chief executive officer of MAEVA Group, LLC, a turnaround and restructuring advisory firm, since January 2011. He previously served as a senior advisor on the President’s Automotive Task Force from March to August 2009, and was a partner at Silver Point Capital, which he joined as a senior analyst in May 2003, and where he served until August 2008. Before that, he served as a principal in the private equity business at The Blackstone Group. Earlier in his career, he worked in the investment banking division at Goldman, Sachs & Co. Wilson was the Republican nominee for the office of New York State comptroller in 2010. He also serves on the board of directors of Sotheby’s.

Rouzbeh Yassini-Fard

Rouzbeh Yassini-Fard is founder and CEO of YAS Capital Partners, a boutique firm specializing in broadband consulting, investment and research founded in 1997. He is known as the “father of the cable modem” for his pioneering work in cable broadband technology. YAS Capital’s investment arm has successfully nurtured and assisted more than a dozen start-up companies to further fuel the connected world’s blending of data, voice and video services and applications. In addition to his role at YAS Capital Partners, Yassini-Fard is executive director of the University of New Hampshire Broadband Center of Excellence. He has served on the boards of LANcity, Broadband Access Systems and TrueChat (all of which have since been acquired by other companies), and Entropic Communications. He has been a director of Visteon since January 2015.

George Yuen

George Yuen has extensive international business experience, including with Hong Kong-listed companies, and continuing involvement in global corporate governance and civic concerns. He is the former chief executive of The Better Hong Kong Foundation, a non-profit organization founded to enhance public confidence in Hong Kong with overseas business and political leaders, a position he held from September 1997 to August 2006. Before that, he was the assistant director/acting deputy director of the Information Services Department of the Hong Kong government. He is also a non-executive director of PNG Resources Holdings Limited, a Hong Kong-listed company, and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Asia) Limited. Yuen also served as an independent non-executive director of Tradelink Electronic Commerce Limited, a Hong Kong-listed company, from November 2006 to May 2011. He is a Standing Committee Member of Convocation and Member of the Court of the University of Hong Kong, and has been a board director/vice chairman of the Hong Kong Society for the Aged since 1979. He has been a director of Visteon since June 13, 2013.