Group 1 Appoints Board Member

By Staff Writer March 02, 2021

Group 1 Automotive Inc., an international automotive retailer, today announced the appointment of Steven C. Mizell to its board of directors effective March 1, and the expansion of its board’s membership to 10 directors.

Mizell is currently a top-level executive at Merck & Co. Inc., one of the leading global pharmaceutical companies and his previous business experience also includes key executive roles at world class companies such as Monsanto and Westinghouse. 

“We are extremely pleased to add a person of Steve’s broad and extensive human resources experience to our board at Group 1,” said Steve Quinn, Group 1 automotive chairman. “The key to our success at Group 1 has always been driven by our fantastic workforce and Steve’s perspective and input in this area will no doubt be very valuable.”

Prior to joining Merck, Mizell served in a variety of executive roles at Monsanto from 2004 until the company was acquired by Bayer in 2018.  Earlier in his career, Mizell spent 14 years in a variety of executive roles at Westinghouse Electric Corporation and a period at Zilog Inc., an international semiconductor company.

Mizell is currently a board member of Allegion, a home and business security company.

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