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Derrick Redding

Derrick Redding

President, EG Transpire
derrickredding9@gmail.com

Derrick Redding is a senior automotive executive with President & CFO experience who transforms suppliers into solution providers for OEMs that result in higher sales, new capabilities, and improved margins.

He has experience at Toyota leading Assembly & Launch; JCI leading Japan Finance and Product Development and as President at EG Transpire, a Tier 1 supplier of decorative plastics and aluminum. He quickly assesses situations and adapts organizations to meet market opportunities that require innovation without waste. He influences automotive OEMs design and engineering with solutions that address their problems. In addition, he has international experience and speaks Japanese. He holds a Master of Engineering in Logistics from MIT, an MBA in Finance from the University of Chicago, and a BA in Physics and Economics from Beloit College.

Articles by Derrick Redding
Assessing Problem Solving Capability in Job Candidates: A True Account
Last month, Derrick Redding shared three questions that you can ask job candidates to assess their problem-solving capacity. As a followup, he is now sharing a real-life example of a time when these questions helped him do just that - without ever once talking about work. Read more. More »
3 Interview Questions to Gauge Candidates’ Problem-Solving Capacity
It's always great to promote from within when trying to fill lean leadership roles. But what if you have to fill the positions using external candidates? Lean veteran Derrick Redding shares some strategies he uses to assess candidates' match for a problem-solving culture. More »