Posted

Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Press Release

Sandy Ring Joins Ghafari as Executive VP + General Counsel

Sandy Ring, Executive VP + General Counsel
Sandy Ring, Executive VP + General Counsel

Seasoned executive and attorney Sanford (Sandy) Ring has joined Ghafari Associates as an Executive Vice President and General Counsel.

Sandy’s background includes experience in the international automotive industry (most recently with Hino Motors Manufacturing U.S.A., Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of Japan’s largest commercial truck and over-the-road bus manufacturer and a Toyota Group Company, as its Senior Vice President of Administration and External Relations, General Counsel) and as a partner in private practice with the prestigious firm of Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn LLP. He is currently the Vice-Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Michigan Manufacturers Association and has served as the Chief Operating / Business Development Officer of the Michigan Economic Development Corporation. Sandy’s twenty-five years as an attorney in the corporate, private and public arenas give him a depth of experience and success in all aspects of local and international business.  

We are confident that Sandy will make significant contributions to advancing Ghafari’s strategic plan.

Kouhaila Hammer
Ghafari President + CEO

“We are confident that Sandy will make significant contributions to advancing Ghafari’s strategic plan,” says President + CEO Kouhaila Hammer. “We are pleased and honored to have a professional of his caliber on board.”