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Edward Knoy

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Employee, Owner, Knoy-Consulting

Kürten, Germany

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Professional experience for Edward Knoy

  • Current , since Jul 2019

    Owner

    KNOY-CONSULTING

    Freelance engineering management consultant, aspiring to use my 30+ years experience to help start-ups (both entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs) to develop their ideas into real, robust actions. I have particularly successful in interim management and leadership development at automotive start-ups.

  • Current , since Jul 2019

    Owner

    Knoy-Consulting

  • 30 years and 1 month, Jun 1989 - Jun 2019

    Chief Engineer / Director

    Ford Motor Co.

    Several different positions in Product Development and Quality over a 30 year career on three different continents (Europe, North and South America). My last position as Chief Engineer of Suspension and Frames was a global one, with a team of 400 engineers across 10 Product Development Centers in 9 different countries on 5 different continents. Global turnover of engineered content was 4.4 billion USD. Also had leadership positions in Ford of Europe Quality and Ford South America Vehicle Engineering.

  • 9 years and 1 month, May 1980 - May 1989

    Regional Manager

    Tank Industry Consultants

    Started as engineer in training part-time while studying and then developing to the position of East Coast Regional Manager based in Maryland. Grew the east coast business to be a significant portion (nearly 50%) of TIC's turnover.

Educational background for Edward Knoy

  • 2 years and 6 months, Dec 1984 - May 1987

    Mechanical Engineering

    Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

  • 3 years and 9 months, Sep 1980 - May 1984

    Civil Engineering

    Duke University

Languages

  • German

    Fluent

  • English

    First language

  • Portuguese

    Intermediate

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