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Brake Parts Inc


Brake Parts Inc Hires New VP of Global Human Resources

New VP Focused on Staff and Organizational Development

McHenry, IL — April 25, 2014 - As Brake Parts Inc broadens its global presence; it has added Randy Clausen as the new VP of Global Human Resources. Clausen brings more than 25 years of global Human Resource experience with specific focus in the Americas, Asia and Europe. His experience encompasses more than 20 years with Maytag Corporation and 7 years with Dover Corporation where he was most recently the VP HR for a $1.7B global business segment.

“Randy brings significant experience in talent development and succession planning. I believe his business related expertise will generate results-oriented enhancements for the business. He has led several initiatives focused on productivity improvement and we look forward to working with him as we further develop employee-focused policies, programs and procedures,” said David Overbeeke, President and CEO, BPI.
“I’m currently in the process of reviewing all aspects of the business and people processes with the objective of enhancing BPI’s results orientation,” said Clausen, who holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Management from Upper Iowa University.

“I’m looking to build strong relationships with BPI’s leadership team so we can work together to continue to build on our standing as the best brake manufacturer in the world.” Clausen said he also plans to develop programs that will enhance and augment the skill sets of the existing personnel to play bigger roles in the future success of the business.

For more information on Brake Parts Inc and Raybestos brand brake products, visit or call 800-323-0354800-323-0354.

Brake Parts Inc (BPI) is one of the leading global manufacturers of braking systems in the transportation industry. The BPI brake product line includes everything from brake pads and rotors, to drums, shoes, calipers, hydraulic parts and wheel hubs for the light and medium duty market. Raybestos® brakes are used by top racing teams in NASCAR® competition such as Joe Gibbs Racing and Roush Fenway Racing. Visit for more information about Raybestos brand brakes.

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