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automotive company executive

Frederick John Mancheski was American automotive company executive.


Mancheski, Frederick John was born on July 21, 1926 in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States. Son of John Stanley and Luella (Zwaska) Mancheski.


Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University Wisconsin, 1948. Doctor of Laws (honorary), University New Haven, 1986. Doctor of Humane Letters (honorary), Quinnipiac College, 1992.

Doctor of Science (honorary), Albertus Magnus College, New Haven, Connecticut, 1994. Doctor of Science (honorary), University Wisconsin, 1996.


With, Timken Roller Bearing Company, Canton, Ohio., 1948-1957;With, McKinsey & Company (management consultant), New York City, 1957-1963;With, Echlin Inc., Branford, Connecticut, since 1963;Chairman of the Board, chief Executive officer, Echlin Inc., 1969-1997. Board directors Portec. Inc., Automotive Hall of Fame.


  • Other Work

    • Contributing author: Turnaround Management, 1974.


Co-chairman Connecticut Hospice, Inc. Chairman board Quinnipiac College, Hamden, Connecticut. Board directors Junior Achievement.

Former trustee Connecticut Public Expenditure Council. Member New Haven Regional Leadership Council. Member National Academy Engineering, World Business Council, Young President's Organization, National Society Professional Engineers, National Association of Manufacturers (former director), Connecticut Business Industry Association (former director), Greater New Haven Company of C. (former director), Sigma Alpha Epsilon.

Clubs: Pine Orchard Country (New Haven), Quinnipiack (New Haven), New Haven Country (New Haven).


Married Judith Knox; children: Mary Lou, Laura, Marcia, Bruce, Amy Fredericka.

John Stanley Mancheski

Luella (Zwaska) Mancheski

Judith Knox

Mary Lou Mancheski

Laura Mancheski

Marcia Mancheski

Bruce Mancheski

Amy Fredericka Mancheski