Mary Petrovich is an Operating Executive focused on U.S. buyout opportunities in the automotive and transportation sector. Ms. Petrovich is based in Michigan.
Previously, Ms. Petrovich was Chief Executive Officer of Carlyle portfolio company AxleTech International, culminating in the December 2008 sale of AxleTech to General Dynamics, where she continued to lead the business for two years. Prior to her decade with AxleTech, Ms. Petrovich served as President of Dura Automotive’s global $1 billion Driver Controls unit. Before Dura, she held roles of increasing responsibility with AlliedSignal, leading several automotive/industrial businesses. Early in her career Ms. Petrovich served in a variety of engineering, manufacturing and finance roles with Chrysler and General Motors.
Ms. Petrovich received her M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.S.E. in industrial and operations engineering from the University of Michigan.