Michael Robinet is a senior leader and executive director within the IHS Markit Automotive Advisory Practice in Detroit. From November 2011, Robinet functioned as a managing director leading successful engagements with the North American Advisory Group. Until late 2011, Robinet served as the director of global vehicle forecasts for IHS Automotive from 1996. He serves as the director of the Automotive Hall of Fame, trustee of the SAE Foundation, and board member of Canada-U.S. Business Association. In 2018, Robinet was named a Top Ten Global Supplier Influencer by Bianchi Public Relations. He has a bachelor’s in economics and MBA in finance from the University of Windsor.