Frank Okoisor, Vice President Toyota Motor Europe
People & Innovation, Connected Technologies and CEO Toyota Connected Europe
Frank Okoisor joined Toyota Motor Europe (TME) in 2003 as Project Manager in Corporate Planning responsible for the joint venture with PSA. He gained further experience with assignments in product planning and sales operations at TME.
In 2009, he was appointed to the role of General Manager for Demand Planning at Toyota South Africa (TSAM).
Returning from TSAM to TME in 2011, he was appointed to the role of General Manager Product Planning.
In 2013, he was assigned Director Strategic Planning in TME and held this role for two years and was then subsequently appointed to the role of Director Product Planning TME.
He became President & CEO of Toyota Denmark in 2016 and returned to TME in 2019 as Director Business Transformation.
In January 2020 he took the role of Vice President People and Innovation.
Additionally, from October 1st 2020, Frank is appointed to the position of CEO Toyota Connected Europe (TCEU), dually assigned to the position of Vice President Connected Technologies at TME, to further develop and leverage digital technologies that will support our transformation from automotive to mobility company.
Prior to Toyota, Frank had various sales and marketing roles at Ford and consultancy experience with VW Gedas.
He gained a degree in Economics at the University of Lagos and an MBA from the Cardiff Business School, specialising in Strategic Management. As a committed lifelong learner, he has also completed executive program courses at Said Business School (Oxford), London Business School, Insead and IMD.
He is married with 4 children. In his leisure time he enjoys gourmet experiences and supporting Manchester United.