Jason Luo

Jason Luo
Crestview Partners, Senior Advisor

Jason Luo, a senior advisor at Crestview Partners assisting industrials strategy, joined the Accuride Board of Directors in August 2018.  He brings extensive understanding of successful revenue-growth and M&A strategies in China and the Asia-Pacific region.  Jason led Crestview Fund I portfolio company Key Safety Systems, a global automotive safety systems supplier, as president and CEO.  He also had served as chairman and chief executive officer of Ford China.  Jason began his career at Key Safety Systems in 1997 as director of engineering. He became president of the company in 2005 and served as the CEO from 2007 to 2017. Under his leadership, Key Safety Systems broadened its global footprint, product line, revenue and customer base.  Jason oversaw the company’s successful acquisition of assets from Japanese airbag systems supplier Takata Corp. and led the sale of Key Safety Systems to China’s Ningbo Joyson Electronic.  He serves on the board of directors of JR Automation, ATC Drivetrain and Global IP, is chairman of the Detroit Chinese Business Association Advisory Board and is a member of the Michigan State University Broad College Alumni Association board of directors.     Jason was named 2015 Regional Entrepreneur of the Year Ernst & Young for entrepreneurial excellence in automotive supply.  Jason received his M.B.A. from Michigan State University, M.S. in mechanical engineering from the University of Toledo and B.S. in mechanical engineering from Beijing Institute of Technology.