Yannick Greiner



Mr. Greiner is the International Sales Director at RealTruck, Inc. RealTruck is the premier vertically integrated Truck, Jeep® and Off-road parts and accessories company in North America. Headquartered in Ann Arbor, Mich. with over 5,000 employees and 35 locations across North America, RealTruck is an innovative market leading online retailer and manufacturer. Prior to RealTruck, he held numerous International Sales positions with several US based automotive suppliers.

With over twenty-five years of hands-on experience in the export business, his responsibilities have included international business development and management, global marketing & product positioning, international trade, finance, and logistics. International experience includes creating, developing, and conducting business in about ninety countries and four languages. He has participated in numerous automotive tradeshows, missions, and conventions around the world. He has lived and worked in the USA and France.

Mr. Greiner is a U.S. Secretary of Commerce appointee to the East Michigan District Export Council, a group consisting of experts from business, government and academia that supports the U.S. Department of Commerce by counseling and assisting small and medium-size businesses with their export activities. Mr. Greiner was appointed Conseiller du Commerce Exterieur de la France by the French Prime Minister in 2008. He is the 2012 Recipient of the MSED Individual Platinum Award recognizing outstanding achievement in sales and marketing. He is the recipient of the I69 International Trade Corridor 2013 Exporter of the Year Award, 2014 President’s E Award, a special Congressional Recognition, and the 2015 Automation Alley Award for Excellence in International Business. He is a former board member of the French American Chamber of Commerce. He regularly holds speaking engagements on international business and is an Adjunct Professor of International Business and Marketing at Oakland University.

Mr. Greiner earned his master’s degree in international business from the University of Strasbourg, School of International Affairs (Sciences PO), France. He also attended Kalamazoo College’s Foreign Undergraduate Program and Oakland University’s Post- Master Certificate in International Business.