NOVI, Mich.—Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. has appointed Peter C. Brusate to vice president, internal audit and compliance, effective Oct. 12.
Brusate spent 14 years at Delphi Automotive in a series of financial positions of increasing responsibility, Cooper Standard said in a news release. Most recently he was controller for Delphi's Asia-Pacific business based in Shanghai. Earlier he was director, internal audit, Americas for Delphi.
Previously he was based in Paris serving as treasure for the firm's Europe, Middle East and Africa unit and prior to that he held management positions in the firm's corporate finance, capital planning, investment management, financial projects and financial accounting areas.
He joined Delphi in 2001 after spending three years with KPMG L.L.P. as a supervising senior accountant.
Cooper Standard, headquartered in Novi, is a leading global supplier of systems and components for the automotive industry with 27,000 employees in 20 countries.