David Pascoe is Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of International Automotive Components Group. In this role, Pascoe is responsible for expanding the company’s advanced technology portfolio and evolving its global product strategy.
Previously, Pascoe was Vice President of Engineering, Research and Development for Magna International, where he is credited with launching Magna’s Open Innovation Initiative to identify and vet global technology solutions. He held various executive positions with Magna companies throughout his 31-year career including Vice President of Corporate Engineering and R&D, Vice President of Electric Vehicle Technology and Vice President of Battery Technology. He spent the first 10 years of his career as a design engineer for Magna, where he worked on product design and development for full vehicle, body, chassis, hardware, powertrain, interiors, seating and mirrors.
Pascoe has extensive leadership experience having held numerous board positions throughout his career. Most notably, he was Chairman of the Board of MAHY E-cell, a partnership between Magna International and Hyundai Heavy Industries. He was also a member of the Board of Directors of the Frank Stronach Institute and Terradyne Armored Vehicles, Inc. He also served as Chairman of the Ontario Centre of Excellence Advanced Manufacturing Sector Advisory Board.
Pascoe earned a bachelor’s degree in engineering science from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada.