Martinrea International Inc. Announces David Schoch as New Director August 8, 2018

Toronto, Ontario – Martinrea International Inc. (TSX:MRE) (“Martinrea” or the “Company”) announced  David Schoch has joined its board of directors. Mr. Schoch was appointed at the Company’s board meeting  earlier today.

Mr. Schoch is a recognized leader in the automotive industry with an outstanding record of transformation  and growth. Over his 40‐year career, Mr. Schoch served in global business and finance leadership positions  at  Ford  Motor  Company  in  Asia  Pacific,  Europe,  Africa,  Central/South  America  and  North  America.   Recently, he served as Group Vice President and President, Asia Pacific, and Chairman and Chief Executive  Officer, Ford China.  He retired in late 2017.  He has extensive board experience serving with many Ford  subsidiaries and joint ventures, and currently sits as a trustee of the Ford Motor Company Fund, Lycoming  College and the Dean’s Council of the Fox School of Business at Temple University.

Operationally, Mr. Schoch built and expanded assembly plants and grew businesses all over the world;  oversaw joint venture operations in many countries; managed restructurings; and, led businesses with  revenues  of  up  to  $30  billion  and  responsible  for  over  20,000 employees.   Mr.  Schoch  was  the  Chief  Financial Officer  of  Ford in  the Americas  from  2009‐2011.   He  served as Executive Director  for Ford’s  operations in Canada, Mexico and South America, and was Chief Financial Officer and VP Finance and  Strategic Planning for Ford Europe.  Mr. Schoch has tremendous experience implementing the One Ford  Plan which has been so successful.

“David has vast automotive, international, operational and financial experience, and we are confident he  will add tremendous value to our board,” said Rob Wildeboer, Martinrea’s Executive Chairman.    “His  leadership in all the markets in which we operate, as well as his great experience in corporate growth and  developing

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