Title: Vice President - Sales
Vice President, Sales
Toyota Motor North America
David Christ is the vice president of sales operations in the Toyota division of Toyota Motor North America (TMNA), Inc. He is responsible for sales success in Toyota’s 10 regional offices and two private distributors. He works closely with key stakeholders, including Toyota dealers to achieve the company’s goals.
Previously, Mr. Christ was the vice president of sales at Toyota Financial Services (TFS). He was responsible for maximizing finance and lease contract volume while managing credit quality and delivering on sales objectives.
Since joining Toyota in 1994, Mr. Christ has served in a number of managerial positions at the regional sales offices and Toyota Motor Sales (TMS). In addition to serving as general manager of the New York Region, Mr. Christ was general manager of the Lexus Southern Region and the assistant general manager of the Los Angeles Region. He held various management positions in the Central Atlantic Region, as well as worked at TMS in the sales, distribution operations, and customer retention departments.
Prior to joining Toyota, Mr. Christ worked for a Toyota dealership in New Jersey. He worked in the service and sales departments.
Mr. Christ received his Bachelor degree from Widener University in Chester, Penn., and his MBA from the University of Maryland. He is currently a Board Member on the California Chamber of Commerce, and he held a board position on the Toyota and Lexus PAC.