John Economou

Marine President & VP of Axle Operations

John Economou, Marine President and VP of Axle Operations, joined Dexter in October 2018 in his current role. Mr. Economou is responsible for the day to day operations and the lean transformation of Dexter’s Marine and Core business units. Mr. Economou has over 20 years of experience in engineering and operations as well as multiple years of military experience. Mr. Economou, a West Point graduate, started his career in the Army followed by Ford Motor Company engineering solutions for their Transmission Division. He spent time in Europe and Mexico on international service assignments for Ford and American Axle in various leadership roles. Mr. Economou was most recently the Chief Operating Officer at Gibbs Die Casting.