Title: Vice President, Distribution Operations & Production Planning
Vice President, Distribution Operations & Production Planning
Toyota Motor North America
Keith Robertson is vice president of Distribution Operations and Production Planning for Toyota Motor North America. His responsibilities include coordinating the sales and production plans for North America.
Robertson began his career with Toyota in September 1993 in Production Control at Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Kentucky, Inc. (TMMK). In 1996, he joined Toyota Motor Engineering & Manufacturing North America, Inc.’s (TEMA) Production Control division where he was responsible for new model project management. TEMA supports Toyota’s engineering and manufacturing operations in North America.
From 2003-2012, he had the opportunity to work in several other TEMA divisions including corporate strategy and purchasing where he worked on new plant start-ups. In 2006, he returned to production control where he was responsible for production and productivity planning during which time he spent a year as general manager of production control at Toyota Motor Europe responsible for new model project management. From 2013-2015, he returned to TMMK as general manager responsible for Production Control & Logistics.
Robertson has a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and an MBA from Clemson University in South Carolina.