David Prystash is the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for International Automotive Components Group. In this role, Prystash oversees the company’s global finance, treasury and accounting activities.
Previously, Prystash served as vice president and CFO of Global Product Development, Purchasing and Supply Chain for General Motors (GM) where he was instrumental in negotiating the sale of Opel / Vauxhall to Peugeot and achieving $6.5 billion of cost reductions over a four-year period. Prior to that, he served GM as CFO of Global Manufacturing and Labor Relations. Before joining GM, he also held executive leadership roles including CEO and CFO with various non-automotive companies after spending 24 years at Ford Motor Company (Ford) in various senior financial and operational posts including assignments in Asia and South America.
Prystash is on the Board of International Automotive Components Group, S.A. and International Automotive Components Group, LLC, IAC Group’s parent company. He has considerable executive leadership experience, having served as a member of the Board of Directors for NewPage Corp, and Ballard Power Systems.
Prystash earned a Master of Science in industrial management and a Bachelor of Science from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.