David DrouillardExecutive Director
Global Purchasing & Supply Chain
General Motors Company
Dave is currently an Executive Director in Global Purchasing and Supply Chain. As the leader of Indirect, Machinery & Equipment, and Supplier Diversity, he drives change to support the long term viability of GM’s supply base.
Dave began his career in 1985 at the former Hydra-matic Division. He held numerous positions within the Finance and Purchasing staff's including Purchasing Director for GM Service Parts Operations, Purchasing Director Powertrain Raw Materials and Executive Director GM Customer Care and Aftersales (CCA) Purchasing. He was appointed to his current position in May 2013.
While at CCA his organization held its first targeted matchmaker for Tier 1 suppliers and Minority and Women owned enterprises (MWBE’s). Also, under his leadership, GM Supplier Diversity held its fourth annual Supplier Connections matchmaker event in August 2013 with over 700 attendees.
Dave is a board member of the Michigan Minority Supplier Development Council (MMSDC), Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) and Haven of Oakland County.
Dave has a Master’s in Business Administration from the University of Detroit, and a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Western Michigan University.