Jim Tobin is the chief marketing officer and president of Magna Asia for Magna International. As chief marketing officer, Tobin oversees the global coordination and alignment between Magna’s world-wide operating units to ensure effective support to the company’s customers on a global basis.
Prior to his current role, Tobin was the executive vice president of business development and president of Magna Japan and Korea. Before he joined Magna corporate, Tobin held the position of executive vice president of business development and sales for Cosma International, Magna’s body and chassis systems unit, a world leader in metal forming.
Tobin was born in Detroit, Mich., chairs the board for the Focus: HOPE Advisory Board, and is Magna’s champion for the Cristo Rey Jesuit High School work study program.