Pedro Ferro serves as Operating Partner for Michigan Capital Advisors. Ferro currently serves on the board of Randon SA and advises MCA's portfolio companies management teams. Ferro has more than 30 years of experience in commercial vehicle and aftermarket industries. Ferro has been a managing partner with Luzio Strategy since 2017. Before Luzio, Ferro served as CEO of Fras-le and COO of Randon Auto Parts in Brazil.
From 2011 through 2014, Pedro was president of Meritor’s aftermarket division, following a period in China where he served as the head of the Asia Pacific and Industrial BU, responsible for the company’s business in off-highway, military, bus and coach, fire and emergency. Before re-joining Meritor, Ferro was president of Commercial Vehicle Undercarriage for Berkshire Hathaway / Marmon Group, between 2007 and 2011. Ferro was responsible for a group of manufacturing companies in brakes, axles, and suspensions, including Webb Wheel, TSE Brakes, Marmon-Herrington, and Triangle Suspensions.
Between 2001 and 2007, Pedro served as VP/GM for Specialty, CV Emissions, and Braking Systems for ArvinMeritor. Pedro joined ArvinMeritor from a position as Executive Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Distribution with Motor Coach Industries, where he participated in the LBO and turnaround of the company. From 1985 to 1998, Ferro held several senior leadership positions with Cummins in the Americas region (Brazil, Mexico, and the USA).
Pedro holds bachelor’s degrees in both mechanical and production engineering from FEI university in Brazil, as well as industrial administration from FCAV in Brazil.