Martin (Marty) E. Welch III is Chair of the Audit and Finance Committee on the Board of Directors at Allegion.
Marty is also on the Board of Directors at Global Brass and Copper Holdings, Inc. and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the University of Detroit Mercy. He previously served on the Board of Directors at Delphi Corporation.
Most recently, Marty was executive vice president and chief financial officer of Visteon Corporation, a global automotive parts supplier, from 2011 to 2012. Before joining Visteon, he was executive vice president and chief financial officer of United Rentals, Inc., an equipment rental company, from 2005 to 2009. Marty’s role as chief financial officer for numerous global manufacturing corporations has afforded him extensive senior leadership and financial experience.
Previously, Marty was a director and business advisor at York Management Services, Inc., a private equity firm, where he served on the board of York’s apparel retail portfolio company, Northern Reflections Ltd., from 2002 to 2008 and gained key insights around long-term capital allocation strategy.
Before that, Marty was executive vice president and chief financial officer at Oxford Automotive and Kmart. He was also a senior vice president and chief financial officer at Federal-Mogul Corporation.
Earlier in his career, Marty worked for Chrysler Corporation in a variety of financial leadership positions.
He began his career as an accountant at Ernst & Young.
Marty received a bachelor’s degree in accounting and a master’s degree in business administration from the University of Detroit.