Group Vice President, Technical Resources
Toyota Motor North America, Research and Development
Jeff Makarewicz is group vice president, Technical Resources at Toyota Motor North America, Research and Development (TMNA R&D) based in York Township, Michigan. Prior to his current assignment, Makarewicz was an executive advisor to the Corporate Strategy and Planning office at Toyota Motor North America.
Makarewicz joined Toyota Research & Development in 1990 as an engineer in the Materials Engineering Department and has held various positions in the areas of corporate strategy, product planning, research, design, development and evaluation.
Makarewicz serves on the boards of the Toyota Foundation, the University of Michigan Mechanical Engineering External Advisory Board, and the Michigan Alliance for Greater Mobility Advancement (MAGMA).
Makarewicz received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan.