Chartwell Partners is pleased to announce that Jeff Shepherd was recently appointed Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer for Advance Auto Parts (AAP), where he is responsible for managing AAP’s accounting function, while driving business strategy and creating organizational leverage through the Controller’s organization. In his previous role, Shepherd was Controller for General Motors Europe. Prior to joining GM, he spent 11+ years with Ernst & Young.
Advance Auto Parts, Inc. is a leading automotive aftermarket parts provider that serves both professional installer and do-it-yourself customers. As of July 15, 2017, Advance operated 5,073 stores and 131 Worldpac branches and employed approximately 73,000 people in the United States, Canada, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.