Mary Petrovich is an Operating Executive focused on U.S. buyout opportunities in the automotive and transportation sector. Ms. Petrovich is based in Michigan.
Prior to Carlyle, Ms. Petrovich was Chief Executive Officer of Axle Tech International, culminating in the December 2008 sale of Axle Tech to General Dynamics, where she continued to lead the business for the last two years. Prior to her decade with Axle Tech, 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 MBA from Harvard Business School and a BSE in industrial and operations engineering from the University of Michigan.