Dan Schipper joined the Company as Interim Chief Financial Officer in April 2022. Dan brings with him more than 30 years of financial experience including a variety of operational and corporate finance roles with both publicly-traded and private equity firms.
Dan came out of retirement to act as our Interim CFO, having previously retired in April 2021 from Temperform, a steel foundry, where he was CFO. Prior to Temperform, Dan spent more than 10 years with Grede Holdings, an iron foundry company, as Controller. Grede was subsequently acquired by American Axle Manufacturing, a manufacturer of automotive driveline and drivetrain components. At American Axle he was Director of Finance for their casting division.
Dan spent more than 30 years at ALCOA, the world’s eighth largest producer of aluminum, before his tenure at Grede and American Axle. While at ALCOA he held numerous financial titles with increasing responsibilities including Operations Controller, Director of Procurement, and Director of Financial Planning and Analysis.
Dan holds an MBA from University of Pittsburgh, Joseph M. Katz Graduate School of Business and a BA in Accounting from Michigan State University.