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CEO Spotlight: Jay Sandhu of NYX, LLC

January 13, 2021

Jay Sandhu is the chief executive director for NYX, LLC, a market-leading provider of interior, under-hood, and technology solutions for the automotive industry. MICHauto had the chance to speak with Sandhu and hear more about his achievements and motivations.

What is an accomplishment you are most proud of personally or professionally?

I am proud of the management team we have built here at NYX. I have seen them grow and handle challenges with speed and confidence.

What advice do you have for the next generation?

Find what you are good at and work really hard at that. It will build your self-confidence and will allow you to be successful.

What would you tell young professionals about our automotive industry to keep them in Michigan?

It is a very exciting time to be in automotive. There is lots of innovation and change happening in our industry, and Michigan is still the epicenter for our industry.

What are you grateful for?

My family and the dedication of our NYX team.

When is it okay to encourage risk among your team?

When you can fully understand the downside from the risk and are willing to accept and manage that outcome.

How do you keep your team motivated in the face of conflicts or obstacles?

Focus on the big picture, understand the challenge, and believe in your team that you can overcome the obstacle.