Kris A. Mayer
General Director, Wholesale Dealer Channel
General Motors Customer Care & Aftersales
Kris Mayer is the General Director, responsible for the Wholesale Dealer Channel at Customer Care and Aftersales based in Grand Blanc, Michigan a position he assumed in May 2014. Kris is responsible for top line and bottom line revenue for Collision, Powertrain, Performance Parts, and Marine and Industrial portfolios. Kris began his GM career in 1984 serving GM Truck & Bus, servicing Light, Medium, and Heavy duty truck customers. Over the years, Kris has held a wide range of key multi brand leadership roles related dealer and field operations. He has held several diverse positions including Director Sales, Marketing and Aftersales for GM Indonesia. In 2011, he moved to Moscow to combine the separate Chevrolet, Opel, and Cadillac parts and service operations into one aftersales organization. As Aftersales Director, GM Russia and CIS, he succeeded in growing the organization into the fastest growing enterprise in Europe.
Kris currently leads the Wholesale Dealer Channel as General Director and has the responsibility for sales and revenue of more than $3 billion combined for the Collision, Powertrain, Performance Parts, and Marine/Industrial teams. In the US, Kris continues to challenge the OEM and Independent Aftermarket norms in improving how we serve our customers and dealers. Kris is an advocate for building the GM culture as a key strategy to grow results.