Douglas Beebe is Corporate Manager, Real Estate & Facilities (RE&F) and Finance & Accounting Strategy & Technology (FAST) for Toyota Motor Sales (TMS), U.S.A., Inc.,. Mr. Beebe’s responsibilities include providing strategic leadership and support in the areas of Facilities Operations, Workplace Strategy/Real Estate, Decision Strategy Support and Project Development for over 138 real estate properties managed in 27 states and 2 countries. He plays a key role in defining the strategic outlook and governance for our capital investments.
Beebe is also responsible for the FAST team. This team is the primary liaison between Information Systems and Finance & Administrative Services from a financial system perspective. Its primary function is to represent the F&A Requirement Management (Product Management) activity on technology projects that impact the TMS financials or Administrative Services groups. The team also has an ongoing business maintenance role with many of those developed systems.
In his previous position as corporate manager, information systems, Mr. Beebe was responsible for the systems support and operations of all technology planning, design and development for the business-support and affiliate groups. Mr. Beebe was also responsible for supporting the business Information Technology needs of various TMS divisions, including administration and planning, diversity, and corporate communications. He also focuses on the growing demands from TMS’ affiliate companies.
Mr. Beebe, who joined Toyota in 1998, has had a 30-year career in information technology and customer service, including over 20 years in the automotive field. He has also held positions at Denny’s and Bank of America in both information systems and customer-service management.
Beebe received an MBA from UCLA and is a graduate of Chapman University, where he earned his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.