Tauber Industry Advisory Board Representative
Arconic Wheel Products Americas
Vice President and General Manager
Working in close partnership with customers, Arconic solves complex engineering challenges to transform the way we fly, drive, build and power.
Randall Scheps joined Alcoa/Arconic in 2006. Since 2017 he has been vice president and general manager of Arconic’s truck wheel business for the Americas. This $500M annual revenue business supplies lightweight forged aluminum truck wheels to all the major truck and trailer makers in North and South America from manufacturing locations in Ohio, Mexico, and Brazil.
Prior to this assignment, Randall spent two and a half years in Hungary running the truck wheel business for Europe, Middle East, and Africa.
Prior to his work in wheels, Randall was global marketing director for Alcoa automotive rolled products in Detroit, working with global automakers to speed the shift from steel to aluminum in auto body construction. Randall served as chairman of the Aluminum Association’s Transportation Group (ATG) for 5 years. ATG is an industry trade group that is the voice of aluminum to the transportation industry in the US.
Prior to Alcoa, Randall has 13 years of automotive experience with Ford Motor Company and Visteon in engineering, strategic planning, and manufacturing in the United States, Germany, and Mexico.
He serves on the Industry Advisory Board of the Tauber Institute for Global Operations at the University of Michigan.
Randall is a native of Texas and holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Texas at Austin as well as a master’s degree in mechanical engineering and an MBA from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.
Randall has been married for 25 years. He and his wife have 3 children ages 23, 21, and 12.
Randall and his family live in Cleveland, OH.