Jeff Schuster is President, Americas Operations and Global Vehicle Forecasts at LMC Automotive and a member of the LMC Automotive board of directors. He oversees the global light vehicle analytics team and activity for both sales and production forecasting, as well as operations responsibility for the Americas region. Mr. Schuster has been tracking and analyzing developments in the global automotive industry for more than twenty-five years and has been with LMC Automotive since its inception in 2011. In addition, he is one of the firm’s primary global automotive experts and is widely quoted by the automotive media. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Schuster led the automotive forecast division of J.D. Power and Associates. Mr. Schuster holds a bachelor’s degree in finance and a Master of Science degree in corporate finance from Walsh College. He is a board member of Society of Automotive Analysts and a member of the Automotive Press Association.