Genuine Parts Co. (NYSE: GPC), Atlanta, has named William P. Stengel to the position of executive vice president and chief transformation officer.
Stengel will have responsibility for the effective management of GPC’s short- and long-term transformation including strategic growth, operating efficiency and cost saving initiatives across the organization.
Stengel joins Genuine Parts Company after spending more than a decade serving in various leadership roles at HD Supply, most recently as president and chief executive officer of HD Supply Facilities Maintenance.
“We are excited to welcome Will to Genuine Parts Company. His diverse relevant expertise, leadership skills, operating discipline and proven record of successful execution make him an excellent choice to lead our transformation initiatives. We look forward to Will’s contributions to the company,” said Paul Donahue, chairman and chief executive officer of Genuine Parts Company.