James E. Bruno
senior vice president — Automotive Solutions, United States Steel Corporation
James E. Bruno joined United States Steel Corporation in December 2014 as senior vice president — Automotive Solutions. In January 2016, Bruno assumed accountability for plant operations at the following facilities, which service the majority of his commercial entities’ customers: Great Lakes Works, including the EGL at Dearborn; Midwest Plant; and PRO-TEC Coating Co., a joint venture with Kobe Steel. Bruno also assumed oversight of U. S. Steel’s technology and innovation organization. Before joining U. S. Steel, Bruno spent 20 years with TRW Automotive, a leader in automotive safety and one of the world’s largest automotive suppliers. During his time at TRW, he advanced through a series of increasingly responsible positions, most recently serving as vice president — North American braking operations and global slip control portfolio. Prior to joining TRW, Bruno managed various engineering and engineering technology programs for Eaton Corp., Robert Bosch Corp. and General Dynamics. Bruno is a member of the Society of Automotive Engineers. He earned a B.S. degree in electrical engineering technology at Purdue University and has an M.B.A. from Wayne State University.