Bob Pepper

Senior Vice President of Manufacturing, NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.)

Bob Pepper, is Senior Vice President of Manufacturing at NGK Spark Plugs (U.S.A.), Inc. Pepper, a 35-year veteran in automotive parts manufacturing, has been with NGK since 2007, and previously served as director of Manufacturing Administration. He is responsible for all North American manufacturing and OEM/OES distribution, with locations in Irvine, Calif., and Sissonville, W.Va. His experience includes roles with Chrysler, Textron Automotive and Webasto Roof Systems, as well as NGK. 

Pepper was born in London, England, and spent 23 years in Canada before moving to the U.S. in 1993. He is a graduate of the Canadian Institute of Management. He is a graduate of the Canadian Institute of Management at the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. He and his wife Tina reside in South Charleston, W.Va.