Auto Service World
News   September 21, 2009   by CARS Magazine


TROY, Mich. – Delphi announced today that Malcolm Sissmore, currently Delphi Product & Service Solutions (DPSS) General Manager, Canadian Aftermarket and Country Manager, is appointed Vice President, Sales, North America Independent Aftermarket, Delphi Product and Service Solutions.  Sissmore replaces Tim Wheeler, who recently elected to leave after nearly eight years of contributions to Delphi’s continued growth in the Aftermarket. Sissmore will be responsible for directing independent aftermarket sales efforts in North America.

“Since joining Delphi, Malcolm has been successful in accelerating Delphi’s market share growth in Canada and strengthening our market position,” said Dave Barbeau, vice president, independent aftermarket business unit, Delphi Product & Service Solutions. “We are confident Malcolm will support our efforts here in the U.S. equally as well and we look forward to continued growth in both countries.”

Delphi activities in the aftermarket focus on key strategic products such as fuel handling, engine management, heating & cooling, training materials and telematics. These products and services provide the technology, training and support necessary to help Delphi’s customers take advantage of service opportunities.

Prior to coming to Delphi, Sissmore spent nine years as vice president, sales & marketing, for Ultrafit Manufacturing in Mississauga Ontario. Before that he served as vice president of operations for ATK North America. He has also previously held various sales positions with Detroit Gasket and Clevite Engine Parts. Additionally, Sissmore is a former chairman of the Automotive Industries Association of Canada.