Joel Wiegert has been CEO of Dayco since July 2019. He is also a member of Dayco’s Board of Managers.
Before becoming Dayco’s CEO, Joel worked for BorgWarner and Dana in various roles including President of BorgWarner Morse Systems and President of BorgWarner Thermal Systems. Over his career he has held global leadership roles in Sales and Engineering as well as Plant Manager and General Manager positions in the USA, Mexico and China. Through these experiences his responsibilities have spanned across aftermarket, engine, drivetrain and electrification products. He also has led transformative initiatives including acquisitions, integration, and divestitures.
Joel earned a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree from Wheaton (Ill.) College, a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology and an Executive Master of Business Administration degree from Bowling Green State University.