Gary Cohen – CEO
Gary has been CEO of Qualitor since 2015. Previously he was President and CEO of Timex Group, which includes such watch brands as Timex, Guess, Ferragamo, Versace and Nautica. In that capacity he helped drive financial growth, develop new corporate leadership, and significantly expanded market share and revenue. Prior to his tenure at Timex, Mr. Cohen was Global General Manager/Vice President of Playtex Products Inc., a business unit of Energizer Holdings, Inc., where he drew upon his advanced knowledge of marketing and operations in the integration of Playtex into Energizer’s Personal Care Division.
Over the course of his 32-year career, Mr. Cohen has held a series of senior management and marketing positions with other top consumer products companies such as Procter & Gamble and The Gillette. He holds a B.A. in Economics from Brandeis University and a M.B.A. with a specialty in marketing from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University.
Scott Mackie – President, International Brake Industries, Inc.
Scott joined IBI as its President in April 2016. Scott spent over thirty years with General Motors in a host of senior executive leadership roles both in North America and Europe, including six years as General Manager of ACDelco’s global operations. Scott also served as the President and CEO of Weld Racing, the world leader in forged aluminum racing and street performance wheels, and most recently was Vice President of Business Development and M&A for Navistar, Inc.
Scott has extensive global experience in the automotive aftermarket and has leveraged his personal passion for racing in a number of assignments throughout his professional career. Scott received his Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from General Motors Institute (Kettering), and holds his M.B.A. from the University of Chicago.