Motoring Ventures Team
Edward T. Hightower
Edward Hightower has a successful track record of creating value through product innovation, growth, and operations excellence. He has held P&L, product design and engineering, operations, and marketing leadership roles in the hyper-competitive global automotive industry between GM, BMW and Ford. He also advised CEOs and private equity investors in automotive, manufacturing, technology, and consumer companies around the world as a director at AlixPartners, LLP. Hightower earned a BS in General Engineering from the Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an MBA from the Univ. of Michigan, Ross School of Business.
Motoring Ventures LLC is a member of the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG), Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE), Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA), Tennessee Automotive Manufacturers Association (TAMA), Michigan Private Equity Partnership, American Council on Germany, and the Council on Foreign Relations.