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Press Release: MEMA Names Collin Shaw Chief Commercial Vehicle Officer and Chief Operating Officer for its OE Group

Date: January 11, 2023

Collin Shaw has been named MEMA’s new chief commercial vehicle officer and chief operating officer for the MEMA Original Equipment Suppliers membership group. Most recently, he served as president and chief operating officer of MEMA’s former heavy duty manufacturers division.

As MEMA’s CCVO, Shaw will drive the strategic direction in support of commercial vehicle suppliers, across both OE and Aftermarket membership groups.  In his new role as COO of MEMA Original Equipment suppliers, Shaw will leverage his extensive industry experience with OEMs and Tier 1 suppliers through programming, events, research and government relations.
Before joining MEMA in 2022, Shaw was responsible for North American business strategy at ZF Group. He has more than 15 years of experience in the mobility industry within the automotive and commercial vehicle sectors. He has worked for several global companies and brands, with roles in marketing, communications, strategy, digital solutions, and business development. At FCA (now Stellantis), Shaw served as Jeep’s global brand manager and in Chrysler’s Leadership Development Program. While at WABCO, he partnered with heavy-duty OEMs to develop advanced technology roadmaps.

"Commercial vehicle suppliers play a vital role in transportation and the US economy," said Shaw, "and I am honored to serve in this new role to champion and advance the business interests of commercial vehicle suppliers."

About MEMA

MEMA, the Vehicle Suppliers Association, is the leading trade association in North America for motor vehicle and mobility suppliers, parts manufacturers, and remanufacturers. It has been the voice of the automotive and commercial vehicle supplier industry since 1904. Its more than 1,000 members are strong by association. 

MEMA supports members within its two groups: MEMA Aftermarket Suppliers and MEMA Original Equipment Suppliers.  Vehicle suppliers are the largest manufacturing sector in the United States and lead the way in new vehicle innovations. Members conceive, design, and manufacture the OE systems and technologies that make up two-thirds of the value of every vehicle and supply the aftermarket with the parts that keep millions of vehicles on the road, fueling international commerce and meeting society’s transportation needs. MEMA members are committed to safety and sustainability.

MEMA has offices in Washington, D.C.; Southfield, Mich.; and Research Triangle Park, N.C. Learn more at