DENSO INTERNATIONAL AMERICA INC. - Bill Steffan to vice president of strategic business planning within the Corporate Planning department. It is a newly created position. Steffan was president of the consulting group PLS Enterprises of Fort Wayne, Ind.
Denso International America of Southfield, Mich., supplies HVAC, electrical and electronic components, filters and fuel management systems to the automotive industry.
OXFORD AUTOMOTIVE INC. - Noel Ancian to president of Oxford Automotive Europe in Paris. He was chief executive of the manufacturing and retailing company Groupe Lapeyre.
Oxford Automotive of Troy, Mich., supplies engineered metal components, assemblies and modules.
DELPHI AUTOMOTIVE SYSTEMS CORP. - Richard Jok to finance director for Delphi Aftermarket Operations. He was finance director for Delphi Packard Electric Systems Europe in Wuppertal, Germany.
Kari Gaffe to director of internal, retiree and shareholder communications. She was director of communications for Delphi Packard Electric Systems.
Ray Deibel to director of communications for Delphi Packard Electric Systems. He was director of communications and public affairs for Delphi Interior Systems.
Delphi of Troy, Mich., supplies transportation and mobile electronics components and systems.
BUDD CO. - Thomas Bardsley, 57, to vice president of finance. He was company controller.
Bruce Dingwall, 53, to vice president and controller. He was assistant controller.
Denny Benson, 61, vice president and CFO, retired after 28 years with the company.
Budd of Troy, Mich., supplies automotive components such as doors, fenders, roofs, hoods and decklids. It also makes prototypes, chassis frames and subframes, bumpers, cold weather starting and heating products and airbag components.
INTERMET CORP. - Thomas Woehlke to group vice president for Ferrous Metals Group. He was general manager of Intermet's Havana, Ill., foundry.
Intermet of Troy, Mich., supplies cast-metal automotive powertrain, chassis/suspension and structural components.
CENTURY TUBE CORP. - Bryan Robinson to manager of the Materials Management Division. He was sales manager for the Automotive Tube Division.
Century Tube of Pine Bluff, Ark., supplies automotive steel tubing products such as safety door impact beams and exhaust and mechanical tubing.