Anthony “Tony” Lovell is President-Head of Commercial at Grede.
Tony joined Grede in 2009 and most recently served as Vice President of Sales of the Casting division under American Axle & Manufacturing Holdings, Inc. (AAM). Tony is also familiar with operations after having spent a stint in Operations as the Vice President of the Industrial & Ag Group of the Casting division. He joined AAM as part of the MPG acquisition in April 2017. Grede became a part of MPG when American Securities bought it in June 2014 and merged it with Metaldyne and HHI Forging.
Prior to that, Tony held leadership positions of increasing responsibility in sales, marketing and manufacturing. He has served at some of the leading manufacturing and automotive companies over the past 20 years, including CMI, Citation and Intermet.
Tony holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Iowa in Iowa City, Ia., and a Master of Business Administration from Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich.