Martin Horneck is Head of Purchasing and Supply Chain Management, FCA - North America. He was named to the position in March 2020. He is responsible for driving innovation, integration and collaboration with the North American supply base. Prior to joining FCA, Horneck served as senior advisor to GE Aviation, OHorizons Global and private equity firms.
Previously, Horneck was Chief Procurement and Logistic Officer at Axalta Coating Systems, where he created and implemented a global purchasing and logistics organization as Axalta became a standalone public company. Horneck also served as Chief Procurement Officer at TRW Automotive, where he developed and implemented a global organization with standardized sourcing and supplier development processes.
His work and academic background includes:
  • 2020 - current, Head of Purchasing and Supply Chain Management, FCA - North America
  • 2018-2020, Senior Advisor, Various Clients
  • 2013-2018, Chief Procurement and Logistic Officer, Axalta Coating Systems
  • 2008-2013, Chief Procurement Officer, TRW Automotive
  • 2007-2008, Chief Procurement Officer, GETRAG
  • 2003-2007, Global Powertrain Purchasing Director - Metallic, General Motors
  • 2001-2003, Global Powertrain Purchasing Director - Electrical and Chemical, General Motors
  • 1999-2001, Director Production Control, Supply Chain and Logistics, Opel Eisenach
  • 1995-1999, Purchasing Manager, Opel
  • 1993-1995, Liaison Manager - Europe, General Motors
  • 1992-1993, Buyer, Electrical Components, Opel
  • 1988-1992, Sourcing Specialist, Opel

Horneck holds a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Phoenix (2006) and a Bachelor of Business from Fachhochschule (1986) in Wiesbaden, Germany.
He was born in Ruesselsheim, Germany.