Mercedes-Benz Financial Services USA LLC named Shawna McNamee as its new Director of Human Resources and Administrative Services for the Americas region, effective immediately, succeeding Mary Hughes.
McNamee, who joined the organization in 2015 as Director of Human Resources and Administrative Services for Mercedes-Benz Financial Services Canada, now leads efforts on human resources strategies and operations for the company's Americas region including Argentina, Brazil, Canada, Mexico, and the United States, and reports to Yvonne Rosslenbroich, Daimler Financial Services Board of Management Member and Global Head of Human Resources. She is now a member of the Daimler Financial Services Americas' Operations Committee and the Human Resources Global Leadership Team.
"With her diverse experience both within and outside our organization in the fields of financial services and human resources, Shawna is a great fit for this position," said Peter Zieringer, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services President and CEO. "It is an honor to extend this opportunity to such a dedicated colleague and I am confident in her ability to lead the human resources strategy for the Americas region."
"I am thrilled to continue serving the financial services team and community through my passion for both human resources and the brand," said McNamee. "I look forward to strengthening and expanding the strategies surrounding retaining, motivating and attracting top talent, diversity & inclusion and our culture as a great place to work."