William Kirchmeier

Director, Global Supplier Development

Tecumseh Products Company

Mr. Kirchmeier is the Director of Global Operational Excellence for Tecumseh Products.  He holds a BS in Industrial Engineering and MS in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University and was selected to attend the prestigious Invensys Executive Development Program through the University of New Hampshire’s Whittemore School of Business and Economics.  Mr. Kirchmeier has more than 25 years of success leading global Quality, Engineering, R&D, Purchasing, and Operations organizations and is MBBLSS certified.  He has executed organizational transformations at numerous  companies resulting in international quality and regional safety awards while maximizing bottom line returns