November 13, 2008

TRW Automotive Holdings Elects New Board Member

TRW Automotive Holdings, a supplier of automotive systems and components, has elected Michael Gambrell to its board of directors.

The company said that the appointment fills the vacancy existing on its nine-member board.

Mr Gambrell currently serves as executive vice president of basic plastics and chemicals for The Dow Chemical Company, a position he has held since 2005. In addition, Mr Gambrell is responsible for Dow's global manufacturing and engineering organization, has executive oversight for Dow's activities in India, the Middle East and Africa, and is a member of Dow's executive leadership committee, its business operations committee and its management committee.