Robert S. (Steve) Miller
President and Chief Executive Officer, International Automotive Components (IAC) Group.
Member of the Board of Directors since 2015
Robert S. (Steve) Miller was elected to the Dow Board of Directors in January 2015 and currently serves on the Environment, Health, Safety and Technology Committee and the Governance Committee.
Mr. Miller is President and Chief Executive Officer of International Automotive Components (IAC) Group, a leading global supplier of automotive components and systems, and Chairman of MidOcean Partners, a private equity firm specializing in leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations and growth capital investments in middle-market companies.
Mr. Miller served as Non-Executive Chairman of American International Group (AIG) from 2009 to August 2015. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Hawker Beechcraft from February 2012 to February 2013. He served as Executive Chairman of Delphi Corporation from January 2007 until November 2009 and as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from July 2005 until January 2007. From January 2004 to June 2005, Mr. Miller was non-executive Chairman of Federal Mogul Corporation. From September 2001 until December 2003, Mr. Miller was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bethlehem Steel Corporation. Prior to joining Bethlehem Steel, Mr. Miller served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer on an interim basis upon the departure of Federal Mogul’s top executive in September 2000.
Mr. Miller began his career in 1968 at Ford Motor Company and after more than a decade there joined Chrysler Corporation where he worked for 13 years, eventually serving as Vice Chairman. While at Chrysler, corporate staffs, financial services, international automotive operations, and non-automotive operations all reported to him. Mr. Miller led the financial negotiations with 400 bank lenders and the Federal government, which resulted in the Loan Guarantee Act bailout package in 1980 that saved Chrysler.
Mr. Miller currently serves as a Director of International Automotive Components (IAC) Group, American International Group (AIG), Symantec and WL Ross Holding Corp. Mr. Miller has previously served as a director of a variety of companies, including United Airlines Corporation, Reynolds American, Inc., U.S. Bancorp, and Waste Management, Inc.
Mr. Miller earned a degree in economics from Stanford University, a law degree from Harvard Law School and a master’s of business administration, majoring in finance from Stanford Business School.